RI Foreign Language Assoc. Student of the Year

RI Foreign Language Assoc. Student of the Year
Posted on 12/15/2020

Seniors Only
Due:  December 15 to School Counselors' Offices (hardcopy or email)

*All applications will be reviewed and only one per school will be forwarded to the state level.  

Eligibility Requirements

  • The applicant’s world languages teacher must be a current member of RIFLA. 
  • The applicant must be a high school senior who is currently enrolled in the third year level or higher in his or her chosen language. Exceptions may be made in unusual circumstances. 
  • The applicant must have a 3.25 overall GPA or higher as noted on the transcript

Application Procedures

  • The applicant must submit the following:
  • the completed application form located on the following page 
  • ·one official transcript of grades 
  • two brief letters of recommendation, one from the applicant’s current world languages teacher and one from another teacher or affiliated community member 
  • a personal statement

Selection of Award Recipient

Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their academic performance and interest in world language study as evidenced by their transcript, letters of recommendation, and their personal statement. A personal interview may be required of finalists. Winner will be notified in January.

RIFLA Application.pdf