Awards

Awards and Contests

*** All awards applications are posted in MS Word format for ease of electronic completion and posting via email, as per WNYFLEC’s Go Green initiative. Except where specifically requested, hard copies are optional. See individual applications for requirements.***

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 mfleck@wnyflec.org. Applications must be received by March 25th.

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. Application must be received by WNYFLEC by March 25th..

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 as an email attachment to mfleck@wnyflec.org.
Applications must be received by March 25th.

Friend of Foreign Language Award

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. Applications must be received by WNYFLEC by March 25th.

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. Applications must be received by WNYFLEC by March 25th.

For further information on award nominations, you may send your inquiries to individual
Board members or to econnell@wnyflec.org.
Nominations must be received by MARCH 25th to receive consideration.