LINGUIST List 25.643

Fri Feb 07 2014

FYI: Dissertation Grants for English Language Education

Editor for this issue: Uliana Kazagasheva <>

Date: 06-Feb-2014
From: Briana Ronan <>
Subject: Dissertation Grants for English Language Education
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TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – is pleased to announce its 2014 Doctoral Dissertation Grants competition. Grants of up to US $5,000 will be made to successful applicants investigating any of the following topics:

- Bilingualism or Plurilingualism in Business, Industry, and the Professions
- Language Assessment
- Optimal Uses of Technology in the Delivery of English Language Instruction
- Language Teacher Education
- Students’ Age and Effective English Language Education in Schools
- Language Policy and Planning

Applicants must be enrolled in a legitimate doctoral program and must have been advanced to candidacy. (That is, they must have completed any required coursework and/or examinations, and must have had their research plan official approved by the university.)

The application deadline is May 16, 2014. For further information, please click here or visit

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Sociolinguistics

Page Updated: 07-Feb-2014