English Language Learning Foundation, Inc.

The deadline for our scholarship application was January 19th, 2018 and applications are no longer being accepted. 

                                                                                                          The Scholarship Committee

who we are

In order to help our ELL student become successful, the English Language Learning Foundation, Inc. offers tutors, educational science summer programs and scholarships to senior high school students and college undergraduates.



English language learners are students whose native language or home language is other than English.  They are one of the most rapidly growing populations in the Cincinnati area schools, going from 175 students in 2006 to reaching approximately 4,000 in 2016!  Learn about the countries represented through this group of students.

The Mission of the English Language Learning Foundation, Inc. is to help English language learners to become successful in their academic lives while fostering their cultural identities.

See what we have accomplished, how donations get allocated to sustain our programs, and our strategic plan for the upcoming years in our first annual report.

keith lanser


Mount St. Joseph


Save The Date

10th Annual Recognition Breakfast on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Northern Kentucky University

sister Margarita M. Brewer, SC

Founder and President Emeritus

Since 2006, the English Language Learning Foundation, Inc. has established cultural and educational programs to assist ELL Students achieve their academic goals and develop into exemplar individuals, key to the progress of our community.


academic lives 

what we do 


Cultural identities 

List of 2018 scholarship recipients coming soon...

leo calderon, MPA

Vice President of Development


Join us during our 10th Annual Recognition Breakfast as we celebrate 10 years of achievements of high school and undergraduate college English Language learner students and educators in the Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky Area.  

who are the esl students?

Our Mission

Meet Our board

see our first annual report!