LINGUIST List 29.108
Fri Jan 05 2018
Support: Applied Linguistics: PhD, NFMLTA
Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <clarelinguistlist.org>
Danko Sipka <Danko.Sipka
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Web Address: http://www.nfmlta.org
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics
Instituted in 2013, this award helps support graduate
students in the fields of applied linguistics and language education at the
dissertation writing stage. These grants can provide resources at any stage of
dissertation writing, e.g., data gathering, data transcription, data analysis, or
write-up of the findings.
For 2018, ten awards in the amount of $2,500 each
will be made. The 2018 awards will be given at the AAAL conference in Chicago at an
awards dinner ceremony. Awardees are expected to attend this ceremony. Further
information on the venue of the awards ceremony will be provided in the letter to
Applications should be submitted electronically as a PDF
attachment to NFMLTA.president
- By the application deadline, applicants must have completed all requirements
for the Ph.D./Ed.D., except the dissertation.
- Applicants must have an approved
dissertation proposal with, if applicable, an approved IRB.
- Applicants must be
enrolled in a doctoral program at an institution of higher education in the United
States; they need not be citizens or permanent residents.
- Applicant contact information: Name, physical address,
e-mail address, name of applicant’s institution of higher education
statement signed by the dissertation advisor/dissertation committee chair stating
that the applicant has: successfully defended his/her dissertation proposal; the IRB
process has been cleared (if appropriate to the study); the applicant has
successfully completed all but the dissertation writing at the time of application
for this grant.
- Proposed dissertation title and a description of the proposed
research. The description should include: purpose of the study, theoretical
framework(s), research questions, methodology, importance of the study, limitations,
use of funding (maximum two pages, single spaced, Times New Roman 12)
non-citizen or non-resident applicants, please confirm with your International
Office if you are able to receive grants outside of your campus.
Previous awardees cannot apply for this award again.
Web Address for Applications: http://www.nfmlta.org
Page Updated: 05-Jan-2018