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Bridge Linguatec Scholarships

The Bridge® Intensive Portuguese Scholarship in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Bridge, a comprehensive language and education organization with headquarters in Denver, CO, USA, will provide one scholarship for two weeks of intensive Portuguese language study at our school in beautiful Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The scholarship may be used at any time in 2014, excluding the months of June and July, due to the World Cup. Students and teachers at any level of proficiency are eligible!

The US dollar value of this award is $830! The scholarship covers tuition and bi-weekly excursions organized by the school.
The scholarship winner is responsible for travel to/from and within Rio de Janeiro, textbooks, housing (which can be arranged by Bridge) all personal and incidental expenses, and entrance fees during excursions (when applicable).

To be eligible a candidate must:

  • Be a current ACTFL member (open to teachers and university students)
  • Demonstrate a high level of interest and motivation for the course of study offered
  • Willing to write blogs and provide other feedback about their experience to ACTFL and Bridge

Additional details can be obtained by contacting Bridge’s Education Abroad Program Manager, Stephanie Jackson.
To learn more about Bridge and its comprehensive international education services, visit their website: www.Bridge.edu.
To learn more about Bridge’s Portuguese school in Rio de Janeiro, visit: www.BridgeBrazil.com.
 

The deadline for this award was March 31, 2014.

Further questions? ACTFL Contact Jaime Bernstein at 703-894-2900 Ext 108.

The programs described on this page are provided solely for the information of ACTFL members. These are not ACTFL programs, and they have not been subjected to any review or vetting by ACTFL. Their presence here does not constitute an endorsement by ACTFL. One can apply for multiple scholarships. Incomplete applications will not be considered.


The BridgeVirtualTM Online Survival Portuguese Scholarship

Bridge, a comprehensive language and education organization with headquarters in Denver, CO, USA, and the premier Portuguese school in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, will provide one scholarship for 20 online survival Portuguese lessons through our innovative virtual platform. Learn Portuguese with a native Brazilian Portuguese teacher from the comfort of your own home! The scholarship may be used at any time in 2014.

The US dollar value of this award is $1,100! The scholarship covers tuition and private online Portuguese lessons to be scheduled at your convenience.

To be eligible a candidate must:

  • Be a current ACTFL member (open to teachers and university students)
  • Have little to no knowledge of Portuguese
  • Demonstrate a high level of interest and motivation for the course of study offered
  • Willing to write blogs and provide other feedback about their experience to ACTFL and Bridge
  • Have high-speed Internet access, a computer, a headset, and a Skype account

Additional details can be obtained by contacting Bridge’s Country Manager in Brazil, Monica Szwarc.
To learn more about Bridge and its comprehensive international education services, visit their website: www.Bridge.edu.
To learn more about Bridge’s Portuguese school in Rio de Janeiro, visit: www.BridgeBrazil.com.
 

The deadline for this award was March 31, 2014.

Further questions? ACTFL Contact Jaime Bernstein at 703-894-2900 Ext 108.

The programs described on this page are provided solely for the information of ACTFL members. These are not ACTFL programs, and they have not been subjected to any review or vetting by ACTFL. Their presence here does not constitute an endorsement by ACTFL. One can apply for multiple scholarships. Incomplete applications will not be considered.