Travel & Scholarship Information


High school students who have taken the NSE for multiple years are eligible to apply for either the Travel Award or the College Scholarship.

Travel Award


This award is geared toward students in grades 9 - 11 who plan to either attend a language-related experience OR participate in a travel abroad program prior to September 2018. Recipients will be given $500 towards the final payment of their experience/program. There are up to two awards presented each year during the NSE Awards Ceremony in May.

Applicants should already have an experience or program in mind when they apply. Past winners have traveled to Honduras to assist with the construction of water and sanitation facilities and also participated in a travel tour to Spain with a local youth music organization.


Click on the links below for the required documents.   DEADLINE: March 23, 2017

College Scholarship


Graduating Seniors who have participated in the NSE for the last few years may be eligible to apply for the AATSP-MN college scholarship. The $1000 scholarship can be applied toward tuition and fees for the post-secondary institution of their choice. This scholarship is intended for students who plan to continue their Spanish studies. The funds must be used during 2017 and cannot be deferred for any reason!

Prior recipients have used the scholarship towards their studies at the University of MN - Twin Cities.

Click on the links below for the required documents.   DEADLINE: March 23, 2017


This document contains the information for completing the application
This document is the paperwork which must be submitted
This document contains the information for completing the application
Only Seniors may apply for this award