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Austin Community College Foundation
5930 Middle Fiskville Rd.
Austin, Texas 78752-4390
512-223-7719
Stephanie Dempsey, Executive Director diina@austincc.edu
American Sign Language and Interpreter Training Program Scholarship
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Purpose:   To assist students enrolled in the ASL and Interpreter Training Program at ACC.

Amount:   $500 for tuition, fees, and books and interpreter related fees.

                           

Criteria:

  • Enrolled in Associate of Applied Science degree in the ASL and Interpreter Training Program at ACC.
  • Completion of a minimum of 15 hours credit coursework at ACC with a minimum GPA of 3.0 including SLNG 2401 with a grade of B or better.
  • Submit a 2-minute long video presentation in ASL addressing why you have chosen to enter the field of interpreting. (Preference is .mov format).  Please submit to aslterp@austincc.edu.  Contact Emily Anderson (512-223-3208)   if you have questions.
  • Financial need (as determined by the ACC Financial Aid Office).

 

To apply, complete the ACC General Scholarship Application online. (www.austincc.edu/foundation)

                                                                                                      

Terms of Scholarship:

 

  • Enroll in at least nine hours while on scholarship and earn a minimum semester GPA of 3.0.
  • Enroll in at least one interpreting course while on scholarship.
  • Scholarship must be used within the academic year it was awarded.

 

Application Deadline:   May 1st Fall/ Nov 1st Spring

 

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