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  • Offered by
    American Translators Association
    225 Reinekers Lane
    Suite 590
    Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a graduate or undergraduate degree program for either scientific and technical translation or interpretation. Students must be attending school full-time, and they must have completed one year of post-secondary schooling. Applicants should also have at least a 3.0 overall GPA and a 3.5 GPA in translation or interpretation courses.
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June 1
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$2,000-$2,500
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    American-Scandinavian Foundation
    58 Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. The award is given to the best English translation of poetry, fiction, drama or literary prose written by a Scandinavian author in Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish after 1800. Translations may not previously have been published in the English language.
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Up to full tuition
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    Minnesota Office of Higher Education Services
    1450 Energy Park Drive
    Suite 350
    Saint Paul, MN 55108
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Minnesota residents who have been admitted to a full-time program in an approved Minnesota college or university. Applicants must have demonstrated achievement in one of the following subjects: English or creative writing, fine arts, foreign language, math, science or social science.
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May 1
Amount
$1,200-$2,500
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    National Junior Classical League
    1122 Oak Street North
    Fargo, ND 58102
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be NJCL members in good standing, entering college the upcoming year and studying the classics. Special consideration is given to those planning to teach Latin, Greek or classical humanities. Selection is based on financial need, JCL service, academics and recommendations.
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December 31
Amount
$500
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    Noet
    1313 Commercial Street
    Bellingham, WA 98225
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be over 18 years old and be current undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in a program in the humanities. Selection is based on a random drawing of all entries.
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    Foundation for Global Scholars
    12050 North Pecos Street
    Suite 320
    Westminster, CO 80234
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens who are attending a North American college or university. They must be able to apply transfer credits from studying abroad to their current degree program. They must be majoring in foreign language, international business, travel, tourism, international studies, film, art or photography. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
June 29
Amount
$500
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  • Renewable
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  • Offered by
    American Translators Association
    225 Reinekers Lane
    Suite 590
    Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate or undergraduate students or a group of students attending an accredited U.S. college or university. The project should have post-grant results such as a publication, conference presentation or teaching material. Computer-assisted translations, dissertations and theses are not eligible, and students who are already published translators are not eligible. Translations must be from a foreign language into English. Preference is given to students who have been or are currently enrolled in translator training programs. There is a limit of one entry per student. Applicants should submit entry forms, statements of purpose, letter of recommendation, translation sample with corresponding source-language text, proof of permission to publish from copyright holder and sample outline or other material demonstrating the nature of the work (if the project is not a translation).
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