Independent Teacher Fellowship

Designed to recognize and support independent teachers who do not hold full or part-time teaching positions in a college or university, this grant will help selected applicants attend sessions, network with colleagues, and enjoy all the benefits available at NATS National Conferences.

Up to FOURTEEN fellowships will be awarded.

Each award consists of a waiver of registration fees at the 53rd National Conference in Boston, MA, July 5-9, 2014.


February 1, 2014. Completed applications with all required materials must be received in the NATS Executive Office by the deadline date. Late entries will not be considered for the award.


  1. Complete the online application. 
  2. Provide explanation of why you are applying for the fellowship.
  3. Provide name and contact information for 1 letter of reference (to be requested and submitted through portal)

Click here to apply

Past Independent Teacher Fellowship Winners