Sydney Gorman New Teacher Scholarship Checklist

Checklist for Consideration of Application

Requirements Comments
Y N Sent as a single PDF file by deadline of January 15, 2013.
Y N Evidence of CLTA membership ( postmark deadline year ) You can get E-mail confirmation from membership chair: membership@clta.net.
Y N Have you received this grant previously?
Y N Completed application form.
Y N A recent photograph (one copy suitable for display)
Y N A letter written by the candidate describing the following:
Y N 1. What the funds will be used for
Y N 2. Motivation for applying for the grant
Y N A letter from candidate’s employer indicating the following:
Y N 1. The candidate is not receiving any funding from his/her school to attend this event.
Y N 2. That the candidate is currently employed as a teacher of WLOE*
Y N 3. The number of years that the candidate as been a teacher of WLOE*
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*WLOE: World languages other than English

Scoring Rubric – No Scoring Rubric is Used

Qualified applicants will be selected by lottery. Awards are expected to be as much as $300. Recipient will be advised of the exact amount upon notification. Upon completion of the event, the recipient will submit receipts for expenses to CLTA Treasurer, treasurer@clta.net, for reimbursement up to the amount awarded. Allowable expenses are registration, hotel, meals, and transportation to a CLTA function.

For awards questions, contact Kevin Duffy (past.president@clta.net) or Tanya Zaccone (exec-director@clta.net).