Premio Mario Vargas Llosa 2019: WEDNESDAY, May 1 Nomination Deadline

 

Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society,
and the AATSP, the American Association of Spanish and Portuguese,
announce their 9th annual

Mario Vargas Llosa Award

granted yearly to one undergraduate Spanish major or minor who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in all upper-division courses completed and exemplary involvement in extra-curricular activities as related to Spanish.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

1)      Nominee must be a full-time undergraduate student;

2)      Nominee must have completed at least eight (8) upper-division courses (post intermediate level) total in Spanish language, literature and culture;

3)      Nominee must be a member of Sigma Delta Pi;

4)      Nominator must be a member of the AATSP;

5)      The completed “Nomination Form” (download here) and all specified supporting materials must be submitted via e-mail by May 1, 2019.  Incomplete nominations will be disqualified.

Selection of the 2019 award will be made by a committee comprising leaders from both Sigma Delta Pi and the AATSP with Sigma Delta Pi’s Executive Director serving as chair.

Nominees will be selected on the basis of academic achievement in all upper-division Spanish courses completed and extra-curricular involvement as related to Spanish.

Sigma Delta Pi provides the 2019 Mario Vargas Llosa Award recipient with a plaque, the most recent issue of the Maria Moliner Diccionario de uso de español and one of Vargas Llosa’s novels; the AATSP will organize and host the award venue at their 2019 conference in San Diego, CA.  Sigma Delta Pi and the AATSP will provide a travel stipend to defer costs related to attending the conference. The awardee will be announced prior to the AATSP Conference.

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS: May 1, 2019

Premio Mario Vargas Llosa 2018: MONDAY, May 1 Nomination Deadline

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS: May 1, 2018

Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society,
and the AATSP, the American Association of Spanish and Portuguese,
are pleased to announce their 8th annual

Mario Vargas Llosa Award

to be granted yearly to one undergraduate Spanish major or minor who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in all upper-division courses completed and exemplary involvement in extra-curricular activities as related to Spanish.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  1. Nominee must be a full-time undergraduate student;
  2. Nominee must have completed at least eight (8) upper-division courses (post intermediate level) total in Spanish language, literature and culture;
  3. Nominee must be a member of Sigma Delta Pi;
  4. Nominator must be a member of the AATSP;
  5. The completed “Nomination Form” (download here) and all specified supporting materials must be submitted via e-mail by May 1, 2018.  Incomplete nominations will be disqualified.

Selection of the 2018 award will be made by a committee comprising leaders from both Sigma Delta Pi and the AATSP with Sigma Delta Pi’s Executive Director serving as chair.

Nominees will be selected upon the basis of academic achievement in all upper-division Spanish courses completed and extra-curricular involvement as related to Spanish.

Sigma Delta Pi provides the 2018 Mario Vargas Llosa Award recipient with a plaque, the most recent issue of the Maria Moliner Diccionario de uso de español and one of Vargas Llosa’s novels; the AATSP will organize and host the award venue at their 2018 conference in Salamanca, Spain.  Sigma Delta Pi and the AATSP will provide a travel stipend to defer costs related to attending the conference. The awardee will be announced prior to the AATSP Conference.

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS: May 1, 2018

Sigma Delta Pi and SHH’s Joint Chapter Grant Program for 2018: Deadline Extended to March 1!

Sigma Delta Pi and the Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica (SHH) of the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portugueseannounce their 2nd annual chapter grant program for 2018.  A Sigma Delta Pi chapter and a SHH chapter, both of active status, may apply for a joint grant of up to $300 to support a collaborative project in spring 2018 that complements the missions of Sigma Delta Pi and the SHH .  This grant program aims to promote collaboration between chapters of Sigma Delta Pi and the SHH to help raise the visibility of Spanish honor societies in our communities and to incentivize high school honor society members to continue their Spanish education at the collegiate level.

Deadline for applications: Extended to March 1, 2018.

For the downloadable application and further details, please visit:

https://sigmadeltapi.org/blog/awards/sigma-delta-pi-shh-chapter-grants/

Sigma Delta Pi at the 99th Annual AATSP Conference in July 2017; Plan Now for the 100th Annual AATSP in Spain, 2018!

If you missed the AATSP’s 99th annual conference in Chicago this past July, check out the Conference Wrap-Up and the various venues in which Sigma Delta Pi and its members and national officers participated:

https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/aatsp.site-ym.com/resource/resmgr/conference_wrap-up/Conference_Wrap-Up_%28Chicago_.pdf

Please join Sigma Delta Pi at the 100th Annual AATSP in Salamanca, Spain on June 25-28, 2018.

Click here to submit a proposal.