Classical Promise Application

The Classical Promise Scholarship is available to any high-school or college level student who wishes to create or maintain a program/workshop that introduces Latin and/or Classical Studies to elementary-school children. Use the form below to apply for a Classical Promise Scholarship.

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I. Applicant Information
Full Name*
E-mail Address*
Phone Number*
(with area code)

Home Address*

State ZIP 
II. School Information

School Address*

School Name  

State ZIP 
Latin Teacher  
Graduation Date  
III. Recommendation

Please list one reference who will also write you a brief recommendation that speaks specifically to your plans for your program or your ability to create and/or maintain such a program. This person should be someone who is not a family member but who knows you personally and can speak on your behalf.

Email Address*  
Phone Number*  

N.B. Your reference must fill out the recommendation form to complete your application. Click here to view the form.

IV. Project Proposal

Describe the program you plan to create or maintain with funds from the Scholarship. It is important not only to describe the structure of your program, but also your motivation for creating it. Please also provide information about the elementary school where you propose to hold this program, or the elementary school children who it will benefit.*

V. Scholarship Funds

Scholarships generally range from $50 - $200.
Funds requested:* $

Please describe how you plan on using the funds from this scholarship to create and/or maintain your program. Please be as specific as possible.*

VI. Certification

If you are selected as a recipient of this scholarship, you will be expected to use the scholarship funds to purchase resources and/or materials for your program. You will also be expected to maintain contact with a mentor supplied to you by Ascanius: The Youth Classics Institute and to write a summary (including at least one photo) of your program at its conclusion.

By submitting this application, I declare that the information I have provided is true and complete to the best of my knowledge.

You should receive a confirmation email from Ascanius within a few moments to confirm receipt of your application.