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APrIR First-time Speaker Scholarship: 2014 FAAPI Conference

posted 18 Jun 2014, 20:38 by Asociación Profesores Inglés Rosario

As already announced, APrIR will grant one scholarship for the 2014 FAAPI Conference, consisting of the registration fee (which we have already paid) and $1000 to contribute to travelling expenses. 

to be a fully paid-up Member of APrIR, with at least one year as a Member
not to have received an APrIR Scholarship in the last 5 years.
not to be sponsored in this presentation by any other organisation
to submit an application (backed by the FAAPI Conference Academic Committee acceptance of their proposal). 

To be considered for the scholarship, please send the following in electronic format to by 15 July 2014 (Subject: 'Your Name - APrIR Speaker Scholarship'):
a completed speaker proposal and registration form (including biodata and presentation abstract), as submitted to the FAAPI Conference Academic Committee (see 2014 Conference website   )
acceptance of this proposal 
your CV (please include teaching experience and academic presentations, if applicable)
a passport size-type digital photograph
a brief explanation of why you are applying and why you think you should be granted the scholarship (about 150 words)

A decision will be made by the Executive Committee by 31 July 2014. The winner will be notified by APrIR and he/she will then be required:
to send a 250-word report on the experience at the Conference for publication in the APrIR Newsletter and website.
to deliver his/her presentation in Rosario including a summary of  the sessions s/he attended and his/her personal reflections. (date to be agreed with APrIR)

Applications / More information:   (Subject: APrIR Speaker Scholarship)