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ELATE James Moffett Memorial Award

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12
Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

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National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) - English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE)

Deadline Date:

10/15/21

Description:

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Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 English language arts teachers to support research projects that enhance the quality of education in the field. Proposals must address a specific question or problem to be studied and provide a clear timeline for execution.

NCTE’s English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE), in conjunction with the National Writing Project, offers this grant to support teacher research projects that further the spirit and scholarship of James Moffett. Moffett, a great champion of the voices of K-12 teachers, focused on such ideas as the necessity of student-centered curricula, writing across the curriculum, alternatives to standardized testing, and spiritual growth in education and life.

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GrantWatch ID#: 160645

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Award winners receive:
- A certificate designating the individual as the recipient of the ELATE James Moffett Award
- A monetary award (up to $1,000) to be used toward implementation of the proposed project

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Awards are made to K-12 teachers.

Pre-Application Information:

Application Deadline: October 15

Applications for the Moffett Award should be in the form of a proposal for a project that one or more K-12 classroom teachers wish to pursue.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit proposals to elate@ncte.org

National Council of Teachers of English
Illinois Office
340 N. Neil St., #104
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-328-3870 or 877-369-6283
Fax: 217-328-9645

Washington DC Office
Hall of the States
444 North Capitol Street, NW
Suite 382A
Washington, DC 20001

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