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U of MN LCTL Teacher Scholarship

CARLA offers current LCTL instructors at the University of Minnesota a special scholarship to attend one of the CARLA summer institutes. Teachers will be required to pay a non-refundable $25 commitment fee, but the balance of the institute cost will be paid by CARLA–a value of $325!

A limited number of scholarships will be awarded to current U of MN LCTL faculty and staff on a first-come, first-served basis until April 3, 2015. Each LCTL teacher may apply for only one scholarship and only University of Minnesota instructors may apply.

To apply for a CARLA summer institute LCTL scholarship:

  • Fill out the U of MN the LCTL Teacher Scholarship Request Form. You will need to sign in using your U of MN user ID.
  • CARLA will review your request. If you meet the selection criteria, CARLA will send you a registration code to activate your scholarship within 3-5 business days of submission.
  • Register online for the institute using the special code. You will be required to pay a non-refundable $25 commitment fee at the time of registration.

Don't delay! Some of the CARLA summer institutes fill up quickly.



4th Annual CARLA/MDE Collaboration for Minnesota Teacher Professional Development

Deadline: April 30, 2015

MDE (Minnesota Department of Education) and CARLA are again collaborating to offer free attendance to five MN teachers to attend a CARLA summer institute. K-12 World language and ESL teachers who are currently teaching in Minnesota are eligible to apply.* 

The full line-up of institutes can be found on the CARLA summer institute website.


To apply:


  1. Download and fill out the Application Form (doc).
  2. Email completed application form to Ursula Lentz at MDE: ursula.lentz@state.mn.us


You will be notified of your application status by May 15, 2015.


*Please note: not all institutes are appropriate for ESL or immersion teachers. Please read the description of the institutes carefully.





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