Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Grants for High School Students

The Classical Association of the Atlantic States announces the availability of grants to high school students who wish to participate in a program that enriches their educational experience and deepens their connection to Classics.
Possible Uses:
  • tuition for Classics-related courses or projects
  • summer Classics-related programs (e.g., a Paideia Institute, an archaeological dig)
  • school-related program (e.g., National Junior Classical League convention)
  • bringing a Classics program to a school (e.g., Ascanius, Roman military re-enactment)
Eligibility: Open to all high school students enrolled in grades 9-12. The project must be concluded before grantees begin their post-secondary education.

Amount: Up to three grants will be awarded annually with each award having a maximum of $5000. The total amount of all awards will not exceed $10,000 annually. A one-year membership to CAAS will be awarded to the winners’ recommending teachers for the next membership year.

The deadline to apply is December 15, 2015.