Student Scholarships & Awards
NATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
2021 JUNIOR TRAVEL AWARD
Deadline February 25, 2021
The SHH invites outstanding junior class members to apply for special summer 2021 scholarships to the premiere destination for domestic immersion experiences: Concordia Language Villages. We will offer up to 28 scholarships to Spanish or Portuguese immersion programs at Concordia Languages Villages: 2 residential four-week Spanish program awards and 26 Virtual Villages one-week program awards for Spanish and Portuguese.
Click here to view the 2021 Junior Travel Award information and application instructions.
Click here to access the 2021 Junior Travel Award online application.
Click here to access the 2021 Junior Travel Award signatures form.
Click here to review the 2021 scoring rubric. (Coming soon)
JOSEPH ADAMS SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline CLOSED (December 10, 2020)
Applicants will be notified of results by February 15
Each year the SHH awards scholarships in the amounts of $2000 and $1000 to graduating senior class members of SHH who have shown evidence of high achievement in Spanish or Portuguese throughout high school. Only one application per chapter will be accepted.
Click here to view the 2020-2021 Joseph Adams Senior Scholarship instructions.
Click here to review the 2020-2021 scoring rubric.
BERTIE GREEN JUNIOR TRAVEL AWARD
Each year over twenty travel awards are awarded to high school juniors who are members of SHH. The students travel to a country or region of the Spanish-speaking world; the departure date for the trip is generally scheduled for mid-July. The next international trip will be in 2022. Only one application per chapter is accepted.
BEST OF ALBRICIAS AWARDS
For each issue, a selection committee will choose the most outstanding contributions to Albricias in the categories of poetry, prose, and art/photography. Winners in each category will receive a check in the following amounts in recognition of their contribution to the journal: first place ($250), second place ($100), and third place ($50).
Click here for submission details.
CHAPTER STUDENT AWARDS
The following certificates are available at no charge for chapter sponsors to award at their discretion. These certificates are to honor your members, but they do not take the place of membership dues, which must be purchased yearly for each new initiate.
PREMIO DE HONOR
Application Deadline: May 1, 2021
Sponsors of active chapters may award the Premio de Honor to the best graduating senior member of the chapter. Each chapter may submit one student to receive the Premio de Honor, free of charge. Applications are accepted year-round. Names submitted by May 1 will be published online. (See Past Winners) Please allow three weeks for membership verification and processing.
Click here to access the 2020-2021 Application. NOTE: It may take up to three weeks to process a Premio de Honor application.
CERTIFICADOS DE EXCELENCIA / CERTIFICADOS DE EXCELÊNCIA
Sponsors of active chapters may award the Certificado de Excelencia / Certificado de Excelência to initiated members, winners in the National Spanish and Portuguese Examinations, or to the initiated member who has achieved the highest grade point average in Spanish or Portuguese for that school year. The number awarded is limited to 10% of current chapter initiates.
CERTIFICADOS POR SERVICIOS / CERTIFICADOS POR SERVIÇOS
Sponsors of active chapters may award the Certificado por Servicios / Certificado por Serviços to recognize initiated members who have rendered meritorious service to their Chapter. The number awarded is limited to 10% of current chapter initiates.
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