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Virtual FAAPI: First-time Speaker Scholarship

posted 20 Jul 2013, 15:35 by Asociación Profesores Inglés Rosario   [ updated 20 Jul 2013, 18:46 ]

In addition to the First-time Speaker Scholarship APrIR awards this new scholarship to encourage teachers who are first-time speakers to participate in the new format to be launched at the 2013 FAAPI Annual Conference. 

APrIR will grant one scholarship for the 2013 Virtual FAAPI Conference, consisting in $250 to apply to the registration fee. 


● to be a first-time speaker at a FAAPI Conference

● to be a fully paid-up Member of APrIR, with at least one year as a Member

● to submit an application (backed by the FAAPI Conference Academic Committee acceptance of their proposal) by 25 August 2013.

To be considered for the scholarship, please send the following in electronic format to by 25 August 2013 (Subject: 'Your Name – Virtual FAAPI – AprIR First-time Speaker Scholarship'):

● a completed speaker proposal and registration form (including biodata and presentation abstract), as submitted to the FAAPI Conference Academic Committee (see 2013 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 5 September 2013. 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 offer his/her presentation through APrIR. 

Applications / More information: (Subject: ‘Virtual FAAPI Scholarship’)