Elisa Mlynar Scholarship for Sign Language Interpretation

Established in 2010 to support and promote interest in sign language interpretation as a career choice.

ELIGIBILITY

1. Fourth semester MCC student enrolled in American Sign Language classes and who has been accepted into a sign language interpreting program.
2. Minimum GPA of 3.0.
3. Active participation in the Deaf community, including Deaf events.
4. Two letters of reference; One based on good moral character. One based on preparedness for upper-level undergraduate academic study in ASL-English interpretation.
5. Submission of a 500 word essay describing career goals. 6. Five minute video in ASL describing career goals related to interpreting with stated reasons and demonstrating financial need.

Award
Up to $500/Year
Scopes
World Languages and Cultures
Deadline
04/11/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you actively participating in the Deaf community?
  2. Please provide a 500 word essay describing career goals interpreting with stated reasons, indicating number of Deaf events and hours attended, and demonstrating financial need.
  3. Submit a five minute video in ASL describing career goals related to interpreting with stated reasons and demonstrating financial need
  4. Please provide a name and email address for two letters of reference
    • Provide name and email address