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Scholarships - How to apply

 

What scholarships are there?

Please see the current list for details about scholarships that are open for applications

When do applications have to be in by?

The deadline for applications is Thursday 21st July 2016.

Results will be emailed to applicants by 5th September 2016.

How do we apply for scholarships this year?

For IATEFL members
  1. you must first log in as a member at http://www.iatefl.org
  2. Click on the "Scholarships" tab at the top of the page
  3. This takes you to a page where you will be able to fill in your profile. This will create a record for you, which is the base for applying for any scholarships. Have your photo ready to upload. Once you have completed and submitted the profile page you will be given a scholarship record code. Make sure you keep a note of it.
  4. Once you have completed your profile, click ‘Submit’
  5. You will now see the list of scholarships with their qualification requirements and application tasks. Select the first one you wish to apply for, scroll to the bottom of the list, click ‘Next’, and fill in the form (the 400-500 word summary). Follow the on-screen instructions. Once that scholarship application is submitted, you will be given the option to either apply for another scholarship or exit and continue at a later date.
For Non- Members
  1. Please go to the Scholarships Overview and FAQs page
  2. At the bottom of the page, click on ‘Apply for a Scholarship’ button
  3. Click ‘I am applying for the first time’. This takes you to a page where you will be able to fill in your profile. This will create a record for you, which is the base for applying for any scholarships. Have your photo ready to upload. Once you have completed and submitted the profile page you will be given a scholarship record code. Make sure you keep a note of it.
  4. Once you have completed your profile, click ‘Submit’
  5. You will now see the list of scholarships with their qualification requirements and application tasks. Select the first one you wish to apply for, scroll to the bottom of the list, click ‘Next’, and fill in the form (the 400-500 word summary). Follow the on-screen instructions. Once that scholarship application is submitted, you will be given the option to either apply for another scholarship or exit and continue at a later date.

 

Returning at a later date to apply for another scholarship:

6. When returning to apply for a subsequent scholarship at a later date, please go to the Scholarships Overview and FAQs page, click on 'Apply for a Scholarship' button and then ‘I have applied before’ button. You will need your scholarship record code.

 

Scholarships requiring a speaker proposal:

For both IATEFL members and non-members - please read the speaker proposal guidelines before completing your speaker proposal.  These are available here. 

. If the scholarship you are applying for requires a speaker proposal, we must receive it by 21st July 2016 as part of your scholarship application.

Please take the time to watch our video on 'How to write an effective IATEFL conference proposal'

 

IATEFL members
  • Please go to  https://secure.iatefl.org/registration/conf_reg_login.php 
  • Select the “start new booking” option and also remember to input your IATEFL membership number which will give you access to the speaker pages. 
  • When you reach the payment page, select the “pay at a later date” option. Please do not forget to click ‘submit ’at the end to actually submit your finished proposal otherwise your record will remain incomplete.  
Non-members
  • the scholarship application page will include speaker proposal fields.

PLEASE NOTE If you are applying for more than one scholarship that requires a speaker proposal, you must submit the identical speaker details.  Only ONE speaker proposal can be accepted from each person (as stated in Section 2 of the guidelines).

 

 

Click here to apply for a Scholarship