James R. Nattinger Scholarship

About the Scholarship

The James R. Nattinger Endowed Scholarship is awarded to one MA TESOL student each year. The scholarship, usually $9,000-$12,000 per year, provides support for an outstanding student who has research interests in TESOL or Applied Linguistics. The scholarship honors the first chair of PSU Applied Linguistics, James R. Nattinger, who was an award-winning scholar and beloved teacher. 

Please help outstanding students complete their M.A. in TESOL by donating to the James R. Nattinger Scholarship fund.

Applying for the scholarship

Applicants must be graduate students who are in good standing in the Applied Linguistics department or who have applied for admittance to the MA TESOL program. 

The 2021-2022 James R. Nattinger Endowed Scholarship application is now available. All application materials should be submitted no later than March 1st, 2021 and can be emailed to linginfo@pdx.edu with "Nattinger Endowed Scholarship Application Materials" as the subject line.

Sasha Krafft 2017/18
Vanessa Howe 2016/17
Christine Holland 2015/16
Tim Krause 2014/15
Rianna Morgan 2013/14
Eric Dodson 2012/2013
Jessica Hanson 2011/2012
Sara Juveland 2010/2011
Elisabeth Babcock 2009/2010

Sarah Braun-Hamilton 2008/2009
Jasmin Kratzer 2007/2008
Annie Sergey 2005/2006
David Baroffio 2003/2004
Krisda Chaemasaithong 2002/2003
Miranda Novash (nee Kussmaul) 2001/2002
Nathaniel Halloran 2000/2001
No recipient 1999/2000
Kristen Setzler 1998/1999