The MELLFIN 14TH Annual Conference was a success again this year!
Thank you for joining us at our 14th Annual Conference! This year's theme was Transforming Engagement: Valuing Diversity, Promoting Equity, and Inspiring Change. The conference was held at College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center located at 3501 University Blvd., East Hyattsville, MD 20783.
Morning Keynote Speaker
DC State Superintendent of Education
Seeking Nominations for 2019!
The John Nelson Parent Involvement Matters Award
The MELLFIN John Nelson Parent Involvement Matters Award is an annual award for an immigrant parent whose exemplary contributions to Maryland public schools have led to improvements for Maryland public school children, schools, and districts. The winner will be announced at our Annual Conference. For more information visit our Award page.
Thank you for applying!
MELLFIN 2018 Scholarship Application
The MELLFIN Scholarships are annual scholarship awards for current or former ESOL students in Maryland who are currently seniors in high school and have demonstrated a commitment to attend college. MELLFIN is facilitating multiple scholarship awards to recognize excellence and support students in realizing their college aspirations. The total award for each student recipient will be $1,000 to help cover costs associated with college attendance. Winners were announced at our Annual Conference. For more information visit our Scholarship page. The application deadline was March 9, 2018.
Support MELLFIN Scholarships!
Multiple scholarships are awarded annually to deserving English learners in Maryland through the generosity of Friends of MELLFIN. We are also pleased to announce that you can choose us on smile.amazon.com as the charity of your choice and we will receive a % of your purchase. You can find us under Maryland English Language Learning Family Involvement Network. Please visit the link to give today!Donate to MELLFIN.