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WHAT IS THE SCHOLARSHIP?

The Richmond Branch of the English-Speaking Union awards scholarships to Richmond area high school teachers and Virginia undergraduates for summer study at the University of Oxford, the International Shakespeare Globe Centre in London or the Scottish Universities International Summer School in Edinburgh. 

WHEN IS THE SCHOLARSHIP?

Summer 2016, Click here for dates and program details. 

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

  • Richmond area high school teachers with three (3) years of teaching experience are eligible.  Most applicants teach English, Social Studies, History and/or Drama.
  • Virginia undergraduates who will complete their junior year this coming May/June and who have been recommended by his or her dean or similar official.  Virginia residency required.

WHEN MUST I APPLY?

Applications must be received no later than Thursday, January 21, 2016.

HOW DO I APPLY?

Download Student Instructions: Click Here

Download Student Application: Click Here

Download Teacher Instructions: Click Here

Download Teacher Application: Click Here



 

The English-Speaking Union

Richmond Branch

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Welcome to the ESU

The ESU celebrates English as a shared language to foster global understanding and good will by providing educational and cultural opportunities for students, educators, and members.

To find out more about our programs click here.