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The Cemanahuac Educational Community Scholarship

The Cemanahuac Educational Community, located in Cuernavaca, Mexico will provide a scholarship to an ACTFL Spanish teacher for two weeks of Spanish language study at any time during 2020.

The scholarship includes:

  • Registration and tuition for two-weeks of intensive Spanish language study
  • Housing (double occupancy) with all meals. Single accommodations would be $10 per night, to be paid by recipient. For those wishing to attend the July 6-20 teacher program, a fee of $250 will be paid by recipient.

The scholarship winner is responsible for all travel to Mexico and Cuernavaca, textbooks, all personal and incidental expenses, as well as for fees for any additional activities or study in Mexico.

To be eligible an applicant must be:

  • a current ACTFL member (membership must be paid through March 2020 to be eligible)
  • able to demonstrate a high level of interest and motivation for the course of study offered
  • of a sufficiently advanced proficiency level in Spanish to be able to profit from the course of study
  • willing to share the experience gained

Preference given to non-native Spanish speakers, new in their profession, and has not had the opportunity to study in a Spanish-speaking country.

ACTFL has the right to provide your name and contact information to the scholarship provider.

Additional information about Cemanahuac Educational Community:

Please note: you must be logged in and an ACTFL member to access the application form, please contact if you cannot remember your login information.

Two letters of support must be submitted on your behalf. Please share the link below with a colleague or supervisor to complete by the application deadline.


Application Form     Recommendation Form


The deadline to apply for this award is February 28, 2020. Applicants will be notified of a decision by the end of March 2020.

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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. Previous winners of a scholarship are not eligible to apply for the same scholarship.