2023 ASTA National Conference

Funding Ideas to Attend the Conference

  • Professional development or PTSA grants can help with registration and travel expenses.

  • Your school booster organization may provide support for continuing education.

  • ASTA state or student chapters may offer scholarships or grants.

  • ESSER funds for ongoing professional development could help pay for you to attend the ASTA National Conference.

  • Book Hotel and Travel arrangements early to secure the best rates.

George Bornoff Memorial Scholarships

Scholarships will be awarded to attend the 2023 ASTA National Conference in Orlando, Florida

Applicants must be a string teacher in the first eight years of teaching and have a current ASTA membership. Special consideration is given to applicants who teach traditionally underserved populations.

Applications have now closed.

Apply by Monday, October 31, 2022

Notifications will be sent in early December 2022

Professional Development Hours and College Credits

Professional Development Hours

Attendees must complete the post-conference survey to earn a certificate valued at 20 professional development contact hours.

College Credits

Attend the ASTA National Conference and earn credit hours to use toward certificate/license renewal and to apply toward college programs.

Shenandoah University offers undergraduate and graduate credit in conjunction with the ASTA National Conference. Up to three credits—offered concurrently in three one-credit courses—may be earned at the undergraduate or graduate level. This credit may be used for certificate/license renewal or applied to degree programs. Shenandoah University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Register for course credits online

Registration Deadline: March 19, 2023 by 5:00pm EST

Note: This program is administered strictly by Shenandoah University and offered to ASTA National Conference attendees as a member service. Exact requirements and fees are determined and executed solely by the university and are paid directly to them.