"TESOL offers numerous awards and grants to honor excellence in service to the field and research, and to enable TESOL members to attend the Annual TESOL Convention & English Language Expo. Apply for these awards and grants yourself and share the information with your students and colleagues."
Graduate Students -- Apply now to have your TESOL conference pre-registration fee paid! Apply for the Michigan Marckwardt Travel Grant at the same time you apply for TESOL's Albert H. Marckwardt Travel Grant*
This award honors Albert H. Marckwardt, a distinguished educator from the University of Michigan and Princeton University who helped shape the community of language scholars and teachers.
Applications are evaluated according to the applicant's:
(b) personal attributes
(c) involvement in and commitment to the profession
(d) financial need
Preference will be give to applicants who have served MITESOL in some capacity, such as volunteering, presenting at conferences, or serving on committees.
*A recipient will be chosen from among the TESOL applicants who were not awarded the grant from TESOL. Note that the deadline for applying for TESOL's Albert H. Marckwardt Travel Grant is November 1.
After submitting the above application, send one copy of your TESOL Marckwardt application information (excluding the letter of recommendation); a cover letter stating your membership in and service to MITESOL; and 2 professional references with contact information to:
PO Box 3432
Ann Arbor, MI 48106
Applications must be received on or before January 15, 2013
Click here to download a PDF of these instructions.
Click here to download a copy of the call for applications