Scholarship Application

“Promising ITR Professional Scholarship”

Presented by:

Iowa Interpreters and Translators Association, Inc.

This scholarship was established to encourage and support students of interpretation and translation (ITR) as they build their knowledge and skills to become industry professionals.
It will be awarded to one recipient

Award:
One $300 award and paid registration to IITA’s 2017 annual conference. Scholarship winner will be asked to supply a short paragraph, reporting on the conference or a session they attended within 1 week after the conference.

Eligibility:
Applicants must be students currently enrolled in an Interpretation and Translation (ITR) degree or certificate program offered by an accredited college or university in Iowa.

Selection Criteria:
1) Demonstrated career goals

Please limit your response to the selection criteria to 200 words or less.

Your Name*

Home address*

City*

State*

Zip code*

Primary Phone Number*

College/University (in which you are currently enrolled)*

Email Address*

(Note: Fields above are removed before the application is reviewed by the Scholarship Committee)

Response to Selection Criteria “Demonstrated career goals” (max 200 words)

I hereby affirm that all the above stated information provided by me is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. By submitting this application, I hereby authorize the Iowa Interpreters and Translators Association, Inc., to publish my name, any application information, photographs, and/or video images of me for promotional purposes.

By entering your name in this box, you are electronically signing this form:

Please upload proof of enrollment at an accredited university:
(This can be a class schedule, school ID, etc, and will need to be in one of the following formats: pdf, doc, docx, jpg, or png)

Applications will be numbered, de-identified, and distributed to the IITA Scholarship Committee. The Scholarship Committee will consist of members of IITA’s Board of Directors. All selections are final.  

The scholarship winner will be announced on June 1, 2017, and the award will be presented at IITA’s Annual Conference on June 17, 2017.

Deadline: Applications must be submitted by May 29, 2017.

Questions? Contact the Scholarship Committee at scholarships@iitanet.org