Awards & Scholarships

2018 Awards Presentation with Lee Wilbeck & Phillip Brinkley.

The Association of Missouri Interpreters (AMI) is dedicated to keeping interpretation alive in Missouri.  Here are just a few ways AMI recognizes and supports local interpreters:

AMI recognizes outstanding interpreters in the state of Missouri.  AMI annually awards outstanding interpretation in Missouri.  Winners are recognized at the annual AMI Conference.

AMI supports the future of interpretation.  Each year, the organization awards George Kastler Interpreter Scholarships to one undergraduate and one graduate student who plan on entering the interpretive field.  Scholarship applicants must be a Missouri resident or enrolled in an accredited institution of higher education in the state of Missouri.  Recipients are recognized at the annual AMI Conference.

Here is the complete list of past scholarship & award recipients.

2020 Scholarship Application

2020 Award Nomination Form