Celas Maya Scholarship

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The programs described below 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.

  • Organization Name: Celas Maya
  • Contact Information: Leslye Rivera; info@celasmaya.edu.gt
  • Scholarship Language(s): Spanish
  • Number of Scholarships Offered: 2
  • Location: Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Dates of Courses
    • June – August, 2024
  • Who Should apply? The course is aimed at students or professionals in different areas who wish to learn or improve their Spanish as a second language, Spanish teachers who wish to improve their Spanish as a second language, and Spanish teachers who wish to improve their different linguistic skills. Those who are interested in learning about Guatemalan culture through total immersion should also apply.
  • Description of Scholarship - The scholarship includes:
    • Two weeks of 20 hours of classes
    • 7 nights with a host family with a private room
    • 3 meals/day
    • The scholarship does NOT include airfare, transfers, costs of extra-class activities, hotels
  • Important Dates:
    • Applications Open: March 11, 2024
    • Application Deadline: April 26, 2024
    • Winners Notified: May 1 – 15, 2024
  • Where to Apply: https://www.celasmaya.edu.gt/form-teachers/