Scholarship Opportunities for Vergilian Society Tours for Teachers

Many Classics organizations offer scholarships for teachers that may cover all or part of the cost of a Vergilian Society tour. Below are a number of scholarship opportunities that you may qualify for to support participation in a Vergilian Society tour.  Don’t forget to ask your school, district, and local organizations and associations as well–every little bit helps!

National Organizations

American Classical League Scholarships
Activities funded: Study abroad (McKinlay), AP workshop, etc. (Phinney)
Due date: January 15

Classical Association of Canada
Grace Irwin Award
Due date: April 1

Eta Sigma Phi Scholarships
Due Date: February 1

Fund for Teachers
Fund for Teachers enriches the personal and professional growth of teachers by recognizing and supporting them as they identify and pursue opportunities around the globe that will have the greatest impact on their practice, the academic lives of their students and on their school communities.

National Latin Exam
Jane Harriman Hall Scholarship. Due date: October 1
Christine Fernald Sleeper Educational Travel Award. Due date: February 15

National Junior Classical League (NJCL)
David Levy Memorial Scholarship: awarded every other year to help a current JCL sponsor further develop his or her teaching skills through workshops, advance degrees, or summer study abroad.
Due date: May 1

Society for Classical Studies
David D. and Rosemary H. Coffin Fellowship for Travel in Classical Lands. Due date: February 1
Pedagogy Award.  Due date: March 1

Teaching Traveling
Scholarships and Grants

Vergilian Society Scholarships
Due date: February 15

Regional Organizations

Classical Association of the Middle West and South (CAMWS)
Benario Award
Due date: January 30

Classical Association of New England (CANE)
CANE Endowment Scholarship. Due date: January 15
Poggioli Award. Due date: January 15 (NB: The Poggioli Award is only given in even years)

Classical Association of the Atlantic States (CAAS)
Professional Development Grant

Classical Association of the Pacific Northwest scholarships (CAPN)

Ontario Classical Association
Harry C. Maynard Scholarship

State Organizations

California Classical Association-Northern Section
Richard Trapp Grant-in-Aid
Due date: March 1

California Classical Association-South
Grant for teacher travel

Classical Association of Connecticut
John Carter Williams Grant
Due date: March 1

Classical Association of Florida & Florida Junior Classical League
Summer Travel Scholarship for Teachers
Due date: September 20  (NB: The award is only given in odd years)

Georgia Classical Association
Teacher Scholarship
Due date: April 1

Georgia Independent School Association in cooperation with the Fred H. Loveday Endowment Foundation
Loveday Summer Study Grants for Teachers

Classical Association of Massachusetts
Various travel grants utilizing CANE funding

New Jersey Classical Association
The Maryann Steward Scholarship
Due date: April 1

Classical Association of the Empire State (New York)
John E. Rexine Summer Study Grant
Due date: May 1

New York Classical Club
Phyllis Winquist Tuition Assistance Awards
Due date: March 1

Ohio Classical Conference
Charles T. Murphy Scholarship
Due date: November 15
Professional Development Scholarship
Due Date: April 1

Pennsylvania Classical Association
Continuing Education Grants

Texas Classical Association Scholarships
Doris Kays TCA Professional Development Scholarship for Future and New Teachers
The TCA Professional Scholarship
Due date: October 1

Classical Association of Virginia
Professional Development Grant
Due Date: August 31

Wisconsin Association for Language Teachers
Professional Development Scholarship
Due date: April 15

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