Professional Awards

AWARDS AND CONTESTS

All nomination forms are due by march 25th


*** All awards applications are posted in PDF format for ease of printing, scanning and sending via email, as per WNYFLEC’s Go Green initiative. Except where specifically requested, hard copies are optional. See individual applications for requirements. For further information on award nominations, you may send your inquiries to individual Board members or to wnyflecpresident@gmail.com ***


MARYALICE SEAGRAVE OUTSTANDING FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHER AWARD

A prestigious recognition of an outstanding foreign language teacher who is also active and involved in professional activities for the school district and the language profession. Maryalice Seagrave application is available here.

ANTHONY PAPALIA AWARD

To assist the recipient in pursuing a course in his or her Masters degree in Foreign Language Education or to further his or her graduate education studies. Anthony Papalia Award application is available here. Send your completed application to WNYFLEC at the address listed in the application, or as an email attachment to wnyfleccorrespondence@gmail.com.

TEACHER INCENTIVE GRANT

To enable recipients to develop new materials or techniques to enrich language teaching and learning in the foreign language classroom. Teacher Incentive Grant application is available here. Send your completed application to WNYFLEC at the address listed in the application, or you can also email as an attachment to wnyfleccorrespondence@gmail.com.

FRIEND OF FOREIGN LANGUAGE

To recognize an individual outside of the teaching profession who is a strong advocate for the study of foreign language and culture. Friend of Foreign Language application is available here.

SERVICE AWARD

A prestigious recognition usually awarded to a member, not necessarily an officer, who is outstanding in performing for the association, and is active and involved in the language profession. Service Award application is available here.