SAMPERE – LEONOR A. ULLOA SCHOLARSHIPS
Estudio Sampere of Madrid awards a scholarship to a non-native speaker of English who is a MIFLC registrant and a graduate student, teacher or professor of Spanish for a four-week
course of study in July in Madrid. Each scholarship will cover the cost of tuition for the program
selected, program activities and course materials. Cost of lodging and transportation to/from the study site is not included. Contact Virginia Sampere (firstname.lastname@example.org) for additional scholarship details. See the 2015 scholarship application and accompanying instructions (deadline past).
Etudio Sampere is a
pioneer institution in the teaching of foreign languages in Spain. Founded
in 1956, it is a family enterprise with a staff that includes teachers, administration and management personnel. The EIS
schools have an international atmosphere with students from more than 25
countries enrolled throughout the year. Sampere schools are known for their
individualized teaching in small groups, friendly environments, qualified
teachers, and current materials. For information about the program, please
go to the Sampere website.
is pleased to direct this scholarship program honoring Professor
Leonor Alvarez de Ulloa, Dalton Distinguished Professor at Radford
University, in Radford, Virginia. A professor of Spanish, she is a devoted
advocate of Study Abroad and for many years has cooperated with Estudio
Sampere to make exciting opportunities available to her students. Those who
have studied under her strongly believe that she transforms an ordinary
classroom into a dynamic learning environment that engenders appreciation
for diverse expressions of human culture. Beyond the classroom, she is a
published scholar and is active in many professional organizations. She also held numerous leadership positions with the Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference to include President, Editor
of the MIFLC Review and Assistant Secretary-Treasurer.