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Colegio Delibes

Granted with the most important certificate in Spain: recognition from Instituto Cervantes and situated in a historic building five minutes’ walk from the Plaza Mayor in Salamanca, Colegio Delibes has been recently restored and equipped with the latest technology. The school features twenty six air-conditioned classrooms, a video and conference room, an audio lab, library, and an IT room with free internet and wireless access. There is also an enclosed patio with a Castilian well where students can relax with a coffee and socialize during breaks.

Colegio Delibes is best characterized by its authentic international ambience (3000 students from 55 different nationalities during last year) with a complete program of extra-curricular activities, most of which are free of charge for students of the school. Accommodations vary between host families, student residences, shared apartments, studios and hotels. Colegio Delibes is known for its intensive, wide-ranging courses, (more than 14 different), small class size, ten different levels of learning and personalized attention: the staff strives to help students feel at home while living abroad.

Since 1997, Colegio Delibes has offered summer courses programs for the students and offers the possibility to obtain University credits for the full-length courses.

The scholarships are for teachers of Spanish interested in taking a course in methodology, resources, and strategies to work in the classroom. The scholarship includes 15 hours of lessons per week with different teachers.

The scholarship may be used for the following start dates in 2018:

June 3 – 9
June 10 – 16
July 1 – 7
July 8 – 14
July 15 – 21
July 22 – 28
July 29 – August 4
August 5 – 11
August 12 - 18

The scholarship includes:

  • Cost of the workshop along with materials
  • Private homestay with individual room
  • All meals
  • Medical insurance

The scholarship winner is responsible for all travel to Spain, weekend travels, and any additional personal expenses.

To be eligible a candidate must be:

  • Current ACTFL member (membership must be paid through March 2018 to be eligible)
  • Current teacher of Spanish (secondary teachers preferred)
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of interest and motivation for the course of study offered

Additional information about Colegio Delibes: http://www.colegiodelibes.com/

 

Application Form     Recommendation Form

 

The deadline to apply for this award is March 31, 2018. Applicants will be notified of a decision by the end of April 2018.

Questions? Contact membership@actfl.org.

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.