Portuguese Teachers Fellowship

In an effort to share its language resources with as many teachers and students as possible, the Middlebury Language Schools will offer Portuguese Teachers Fellowships for the summer 2019.

Based on merit and demonstrated financial need, recipients of these scholarships will receive funding to cover the comprehensive fee (tuition, room & board) for one summer of language study at the Middlebury Portuguese School.

The applicant must currently be a language teacher or a graduate assistant and want to further their language proficiency in Portuguese in order to teach Portuguese in the future.

For information on the program, please visit the Portuguese School.

Application Process

Candidates need to submit all components of the application by the deadline, Feb. 1, 2019, midnight ET:

1. Submit your Middlebury Language Schools application.

2. $75 Application fee

3. Official transcript(s)  

4. One letter of recommendation

5. Online Scholarship Form* - includes an essay: In English, please describe in 500 words or less how this Fellowship would help you advance the teaching of Portuguese language and cultural learning in the US.

6. Curriculum vitae

7. Completed Financial Aid Application

*Once you submit your admissions application to the Portuguese School, you will receive an email with a link to your application tracker. The online Portuguese Teachers Fellowship form and financial aid application are available only through the link after you have submitted your application.

Address for Submitting Materials (portugueseschool@middlebury.edu):

Language Schools - (Portuguese School)
Middlebury College
14 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury, VT 05753