2013 AATSP-VA Scholarship Opportunities
Your Virginia Chapter of AATSP is now offering three (3) scholarships for summer study!!! Please consider applying for one of them for your 2013 summer.
Deadline for submitting application: Postmark no later than March 1, 2013. br>
The Embassy of Spain
provides 3 weeks of study at a university, lodging in student dorm, 3 meals a day, 1 weekend excursion and a variety of cultural events. You may choose from among a variety of courses offered on several university campuses Your Virginia Chapter will provide travel assistance of $600.00 US or up to half of the cost of the round trip ticket, whichever is less.Cemanahuac Educational Communityprovides 2 weeks of study in Cuernavaca, double lodging with family, 2 or 3 meals a day, a weekend excursion, and a variety of cultural events. You may choose from among their many 2-weeks courses. Your Virginia Chapter will provide travel assistance of $300.00 US or up to half of the cost of the round trip ticket, whichever is less.Costa Rica Spanish Institute (COSI)
is located in San José, Costa Rica and has a variety of one-week classes from which to choose. Their scholarship is for 2 weeks and includes lodging with a family, 2 meals a day, tuition, and a variety of cultural activities. Your Virginia Chapter will provide travel assistance of $300.00 US or up to half of the cost of the round trip ticket, whichever is less.
2012 Scholarship Winner
Scholarships for 2012 were announced on April 14 at the AATSP-VA spring meeting held during the CLA Saturday workshop. Unfortunately, we had no applicants for the Cemanahuac Educational Community scholarship this year. The recipient of our Embassy of Spain scholarship is Nathan P. Andes. Nathan teaches at Brook Road Academyin Richmond and will be studying at the Fundación Ortega y Gasset in Madrid.
Nathan Andes (right) receiving his Embassy of Spain Certificate from his Principal.
For further information, contact Rebecca Still, Scholarship Chair, AATSP-VA.
See photo essays of previous winners
Tricia Marcarian, Mexico 2008
Patti Turpin, Mexico 2009
Gail Mabe, Spain 2008
Jackie Yau, Spain 2009
Tanya Sollien, Mexico 2010
Rebecca Still, Salamanca 2010
Ashley Holland, Mexico 2011
Patrick Wininger, Salamanca 2011 Nathan Andes, Madrid 2013