WVFLTA Cultural Mini-Grant Recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of WVFLTA Cultural Mini-Grants!

Carolyn Cheriyan, Taylor County Middle School, Grafton

Cultural Food and Dance of Venezuela, Chile, & Ecuador

Spanish 1A & 1B; 5 class ~150 7th and 8th graders

Grant Amount: $300

Leigh Anne Pierson, Eastwood Elementary, Morgantown 

World Culture Fair

Pre K-5 Elementary Students ~600 and a possible collaboration with high school students

Grant amount: $300

Ivette Ojeda Pugh, Preston High School, Kingwood

Slacklining the Hispanic Culture

Spanish 1 & 2 High School Students

Grant amount: $200

Jessie Roberts, WVVS, Union Education Complex, Grant County 

Ennio Emmanuel Concert/Field Trip

Spanish 1A, 1, 2; 3 classes ~22 students

Grant amount: $300

Blanca Skaggs, Grafton High School, Grafton

Spanish pronunciation and tongue twisters 3 day workshop with guest speaker

Spanish 1, 2, & 3; 7 classes of ~150 high school students

Grant amount $300

Ashley Stephens, WVVS, Hamlin Pk-8, Guyan Valley Middle, Harts PK-8, Lincoln Co.

Mariachi Band and Mexican Lunch

Spanish 1A & 1B; 8 classes ~98 7th and 8th graders.

Grant amount: $300

We look forward to seeing your presentations at WVFLTA 2015 in Charleston!

WVFLTA is currently awarding $1,700 of our $3,000 allocated for these grants.

If you would like to apply for a grant, please download the application from https://wvflta.wordpress.com/ and submit your application to wvflta@gmail.com. The deadline is now ongoing and applications will be accepted until all funds have been allocated. The next date for application review and award granting has not yet been set. An email will be sent out in advance of the next review.

All recipients must provide invoices and receipts for funds received and must present at WVFLTA 2015; failure to justify expenses or present at WVFLTA will disqualify a recipient from receiving funds.

Cultural Mini-Grants

Reminder:   We are accepting applications for the WVFLTA Cultural Mini-Grant that were announced at our Fall conference. 

Please submit your application to WVFLTA@gmail.com by November 20thWVFLTA Cultural Mini Grant Application 2014 

Attached is the grant for and the questions are also listed below. You may submit your application as an attachment using the attached form or in the body of an email.  Please submit any questions to WVFLTA@gmail.com or LDevine@k12.wv.us 

Winners will be announced and funds will be awarded beginning December 12th.

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