Awards & Grants

ILA Esther Zolt Teacher Research Grant

The International Literacy Association (ILA) presents a US$2,500 grant annually for an action research study. The study should be conducted by a teacher who is implementing In2Books or an ePals project, and the Common Core State Standards with exceptional innovation and rigor, leading to the development of curious and independent learners. This grant was established in memory of Esther Zolt, a lifelong elementary classroom teacher.

Sponsored by Nina Zolt and Miles Gilburne

Deadline: January 15

Application

Recent recipients

2016

No award given

2015

No award given

2014

Jeanne Arpert

2013

No award given

2012

No award given

For additional information, contact ILAAwards@reading.org.