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Travel and Education Corp.

From July 1 – 14, 2018, T&E is offering a professional development opportunity for two (2) teachers and professors of Spanish in the UNESCO city of Salamanca, Spain, as the University of Salamanca (the oldest in Spain) celebrates its 800th anniversary. The city-wide theme is one of culture and history, and the T&E professional development opportunity will maintain this theme with a methods course entitled “Clearing a Path: Using Lessons from History to Move Us Forward”.

Applicants must be teaching at or above the Middle School level, and must have worked at the same institute for at least 2 years (proof of employment will be required).

The scholarship includes:

  • Cost of the course along with materials
  • Accommodations
  • All meals
  • Excursions and activities

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 at the secondary or university level with 2 years minimum experience
  • Have works for two years at the same school (proof required)
    • Applicants must submit a statement from the school administration on school letterhead stating the applicant name, position, and start date of employment
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of interest and motivation for the course of study offered

Additional information about T&E:


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.

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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.