Recipient of the 9th Annual Mario Vargas Llosa Award

 

Melanie Gamboa, Mario Vargas Llosa 2019

Melanie Gamboa,
Winner of the 2019 Mario Vargas Llosa Award

Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, and the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) are pleased to announce that Melanie Gamboa of the University of the South is the recipient of the 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. Ms. Gamboa will be recognized formally at the 101st Annual Conference of the AATSP in San Diego, CA, during the AATSP’s Celebration Dinner at the Town & Country Hotel at 6:30pm on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. Congratulations to Melanie for this exceptional honor.

Sigma Delta Pi Opportunities and Awards: Upcoming Deadlines!

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May 1: Nominations for 9th Annual Sigma Delta Pi-AATSP Mario Vargas Llosa Award (undergraduate Spanish major or minor)Click here for details.

May 1: Nominations for Sigma Delta Pi-Asociación Internacional de Hispanistas Ana María Matute Award. Click here for details.

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Nominations for the Orden de José Martí.  Click here for details.

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Ana María Matute Award for Graduate Student Members of Sigma Delta Pi: May 1, 2019 Deadline for Nominations

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DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS: May 1, 2019

 Need another incentive for graduate students to become members of Sigma Delta Pi?

Sigma Delta Pi and the

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announce their graduate student award for 2019:

Premio Ana María Matute

Click here for eligibility requirements and downloadable nomination form.