Workshop Hotel Booking

To keep registration and conference costs down, we ask that you support your local region by kindly booking your room at our host hotel – Hotel at Oldtown. The committee has negotiated a low rate of $99 (Queen/King Suite, single bed) per night; $119.00 (Queen/Queen Studio) per night for attendees. To take advantage of the $99 per night low NAI group rate. please click on the below link. Limited rooms so book early!

Reservation Link

The link will take you to the hotel’s registration site. Please follow the below steps to book a room:

  1. Click on the add code drop-down box
  2. Click on “discount code” and choose Group Attendee
  3. Type NAI2019 in box
  4. Click on Add button
  5. Click on Select and Go to the Next Step button
  6. Click on days of stay.

Workshop Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance

Thanks to generous donors and funding from the members of NAI Region 6, financial assistance for the Region 6 Workshop is available in the form of a Free Workshop Registration. These stipends are open to any current NAI Region 6 member (not just students and volunteers, but also professionals, seasonals, and vendors) demonstrating need and service to the field of interpretation.

Financial Assistance Application

Applications for financial assistance must be received no later than January 4, 2019, to be considered.

Applications can be submitted by email, fax or mail to:

Jay Schneider, Region 6 Director
jay.schneider@arkansas.gov (Subject Line: 2019 NAI Region 6 Financial Aid)


Hobbs State Park – Conservation Area
20201 East Hwy 12
Rogers, AR 72756
FAX: (479) 789-2151

Questions? Contact Region 6 Director Jay Schneider at (479) 899-4573 or the email listed above.

Reminder: Call for Presentations

Call for Presentations

2019 Call for Presentations – NAI Region 6 Workshop Wichita

Share your innovative interpretive techniques, ideas, and programs by delivering a presentation during the conference’s concurrent sessions. Program committee members are searching for proposals meeting the theme “Keepers of Interpretation: Past, Present and Future.”

Develop your presentation to meet one of the three tracks: CommunicationInvestigation, and Inspiration. The committee would like to have at least three longer sessions of 90 minutes, which might investigate a topic in more detail or involve a panel or roundtable discussion. Be inventive and creative and use those interpretation skills!

The deadline for proposals is December 1, with notification of acceptance by January 4, 2019. All presenters must register for the conference and pay registration fees.

Return applications to Pam Martin, pam.martin@ks.gov

2019 Wichita Workshop Scholarships

Student scholarships 2019The application period for student scholarships to attend the 2019 Regional Workshop is now open. Applications must be submitted/postmarked by November 30th.

2019 Student Scholarship Application

Mail your application packet to:

Rebecca Sellers
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
5550 FM 2495
Athens, TX 75752

Or email your application packet at any time to: rebecca.sellers@tpwd.texas.gov

2018 Freeman Tilden Scholarships: National Conference

Scholarship

2018 Freeman Tilden Scholarships: National Conference

NAI Region VI is currently accepting applications for scholarships for the 2018 National Conference in New Orleans. One student and one professional will receive free registration along with $500 reimbursement for travel expenses. The theme of the Conference is “It’s Our Time”, so make it your time to experience networking with interpreters from across the country, learn about new trends in the field, and enjoy a couple of beignets. Applications are due August 31st!

Download Application