Social Responsibility Projects

  • Each participant will be supported to carry out their own social responsibility projects through which they will identify a social injustice in their environment and develop a community project to address it. Alternatively, the pre-service teachers can apply their lesson plans in their Practicum classes and report the discussions they have in the class as part of their projects. They can also run a small workshops with the other pre-service teachers who are in their first or second year in the program. Each of the projects will be funded upto $500 which the participants can use to recruit volunteers, print materials, buy books, etc.

Attendance to TESOL International Convention and English Language Expo, 2020

  • The owners of the two best projects selected at the symposium in Sinop University will be funded to attend the TESOL International Convention and English Language Expo to be held between 31 March-3 April 2020 in Denver-Colorado, the USA.

Conference Travel Award, Turkey

  • The remaining seven project owners will be funded to attend a conference on second/foreign language learning and teaching in Turkey.