CATESOL 2020 Awards and Grants

2020 Award Recipients

CATESOL Level Award for Full-Time & Part-Time ESL Teachers

K-12 Professional Development Award
Sponsored by National Geographic Learning
This award honors an individual teaching ELs in K-12 with $500 for an original lesson plan that demonstrates excellence in teaching.

CATESOL Level Awards for ESL Students

Community College Level Student Essay Contest
Sponsored by Townsend Press
The community college student who submits the winning essay on the conference theme will receive $200 worth of books from Townsend Press.

CATESOL Interest Group Award

Ron Lee Technology Award
A $1000 award will go to the ESL instructor who has been an innovator in online teaching and contributed to supporting the CATESOL community move to emergency online teaching during the COVID-10 pandemic.

CATESOL Education Foundation Sponsored Memorial Awards

Rick Sullivan Registration Grant 
This CATESOL Foundation grant covers annual conference registration costs for CATESOL members currently in graduate school.

Gail Weinstein Memorial Award
Award information soon to be posted at the link below.

Gordon Johnson Membership Grant 
Two part-time teachers currently teaching ESL in California will receive a one-year membership to CATESOL to encourage their ongoing interest in professional development.

Other CATESOL Awards

* CATESOL Conference Stipends
* Leadership Grant
* Chapter Scholarship

For more information, click here to visit the CATESOL Education Foundation.