Language Ladders Program Summer Camp Scholarship Application
Language Ladder Program is a motivational language Immersion Program design to inspire monolingual speakers to be multilingual speakers through specific language learning strategies. The Language Ladders Program (LLP) will remove the fear of exploring other languages and we are committed to promoting Bilingual Communities. To achieve this goal, LLP seeks to support the recruitment and retention of teachers with a Masters of Bilingual Education Degree who are bilingual/bicultural (Spanish/English) and/or committed to working with various types of minority students.
Scholarship requirements: Become a partner with LLP
Be enrolled in a public, charter, or private school
Maintain a 2.5 grade point average
Be at least 10 - 18 years old
Please complete the application form and include a Personal Statement of at least 300 words in your application packet.
Language of Concentration:_________________________________________
Please attach your Personal Statement of at least 300 words to the application packet. The statement should include information about your background that is relevant to the scholarship goals and a description of your commitment to learning another language and sharing with your community.
Please address the following:
1) Describe the impact that winning the Language Ladder Scholarship will have on your financial ability to attend Language Camp?
2) What are your long term goals in terms of learning another language?
3) What types of community service would you do with your new language?
If selected as a winner of the Language Ladders Scholarship, I agree to show my commitment to working with the Language Ladders Program by:
*Becoming a member of Language Ladders Program (LLP) Society. *Serving one year of Community Service work through the (LLP) Outreach.