The TranslationServices.com 2020–2021 Scholarship
The United Nations estimates that 40% of indigenous languages are in danger of disappearing. At TranslationServices.com, we’re passionate about keeping endangered languages alive, and we work with translation experts the world over to help do so.
The 2020–2021 essay topic
Write an essay between 500 and 750 words based on the following prompt:
Select an endangered language. Tell us a little bit about it, and explain why you believe preserving this language is important.
Protip: Having trouble coming up with a favorite endangered language? Here’s a list.
We award one $500 scholarship each year.
This scholarship is open to students anywhere in the world. To be eligible for the scholarship, you must…
be in your final year of high school (or equivalent) or be in any year of your undergraduate education
provide permission to publish your essay on TranslationServices.com and possible other locations
apply by noon (US Eastern time) on February 1, 2021