Assistantships and Scholarships

MA TESOL students in the Department of Applied Linguistics are welcome to apply for several sources of aid.

Cost and Funding Your Graduate Degree

MA TESOL students are encouraged to apply for a Teaching Assistantships and/or the Nattinger Endowed Fellowship. 

MA TESOL students from all western states are eligible for Oregon in-state tuition rates

NEW: The Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages is now one of a handful of programs at Portland State University that participates in the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP). 

Starting in Fall 2019, graduate students pay in-state tuition if they are residents of one of these 14 western states (in addition to Guam and the Mariana Islands). The form for the WRGP is available here

Apply now for Fall 2019!  Deadline extended to April 1. Submit your application materials and supporting documents through the online application

For information on tuition and fees, please visit Portland State University's tuition and fees schedule page.

Apply for the James R. Nattinger Fellowship due February 1st, 2019

Teaching Assistantship Application due February 1st, 2019. Three positions per year, pending funding

TA LING Application 2019-2020.pdf