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GLOBAL ALERT FOR DC EDUCATORS
January 23, 2017
This is a very busy season for applying for global education/international opportunities for educators and students. Don't miss out on these many free and almost free educational programs! Please review, and share with your students (we rely on you!), your colleagues, and your professional and personal networks. And please let us know if you apply or are selected for any of these great programs.
1. FULL SCHOLARSHIPS:
This summer APSA will offer two (2) full scholarships for students in DCPS or DC charter high schools. Full scholarship applicants must be 9-11th graders; with a 3.0 and/or +80% attendance rate; demonstrating financial need (free or reduced lunch students will qualify). Prior Chinese language study is NOT required for this year's program.
Go to www.apsaglobal.org for more information about the program. To learn about the full scholarship opportunity, click here for instructions and here for a print-out of the application form. Applications must be completed online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/APSADC2017.
2. PARTIAL SCHOLARSHIPS:
Partial scholarships are valued at about $1500, and make this summer China experience a great deal for those with the option to pay. Scholarship applicants must be 15-17, have a strong academic record and community involvement. Prior Chinese language study is not required.
Go to www.apsaglobal.org for more information. To learn about APSA's partial scholarships and the application process, click here.
If you have questions or wish to pass along other global opportunities to us so that we can share with others, please contact:
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