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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 2017. This scholarship is open to college upperclassman and graduate students with the intention to become Spanish Teachers as well as early career Spanish teachers.

The scholarship includes:

  • Registration and tuition for two-weeks of intensive Spanish language study
  • Housing (double occupancy) with all meals.

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 a candidate must be:

  • a current ACTFL member (membership must be paid through March 2017 to be eligible)
  • an American citizen whose first language is not Spanish
  • 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

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.

1-2 letters of support should 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 March 31, 2017. Applicants will be notified of a decision by the end of April 2017.

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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.