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The National Science Foundation announces funding for 2015 doctoral dissertation research improvements for linguistics. Linguistics Program supports basic science in the domain of human language, encompassing investigations of the grammatical properties of individual human languages, and of natural language in general. Research areas include syntax, linguistic semantics and pragmatics, morphology, phonetics, and phonology. The Linguistics.. read more →

The Linguistics Program supports all types of scientific research that focuses on human language as an object of investigation. The program supports research on the syntactic, semantic, morphological, phonetic, and phonological properties of individual languages and of language in general. The Linguistics Program accepts proposals for a variety of project types: research proposals from scholars with.. read more →

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Administration for Native Americans (ANA) announces the availability of Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 funds for community-based projects for the Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance – Esther Martinez Immersion. The Esther Martinez Immersion provides funding to support three-year projects being implemented by Native American Language Nests, Survival Schools,.. read more →

The Administration for Children and Families in the Administration for Native Americans announces a grant opportunity for Fiscal Year 2015 for community-based projects for the Native Language Preservation and Maintenance program. The program provides funding for projects to support assessments of the status of the native languages in an established community, as well as the.. read more →

FY 2014 Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language Program COMPETITION ANNOUNCED! The International and Foreign Language Education (IFLE) office of the U.S. Department of Education is pleased to announce the following grant program competition…  Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language Program CFDA Number: 84.016A Funding Opportunity Number: ED-GRANTS-061114-001   The Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language Program (UISFL) provide funds.. read more →

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships Program  CFDA Number 84.015B Funding Opportunity Number: ED-GRANTS-053014-002   The Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) competition allocates academic year and summer fellowships to institutions of higher education and consortia of institutions of higher education to assist meritorious undergraduate and graduate students undergoing training in modern foreign languages and.. read more →

Fiscal Year 2014 Language Resource Centers COMPETITION ANNOUNCED! The International and Foreign Language Education (IFLE) office of the U.S. Department of Education is pleased to announce the following grant program competition… Language Resource Centers CFDA Number: 84.229A Funding Opportunity Number: ED-GRANTS-060614-001   The Language Resource Centers Program (LRC) provides grants to establish, strengthen, and operate centers that serve.. read more →

FY 2014 Centers for International Business Education (CIBE) COMPETITION ANNOUNCED!   International and Foreign Language Education (IFLE) office is pleased to announce the following grant program competition…    Centers for International Business Education CFDA Number: 84.220 Funding Opportunity Number: ED-GRANTS-060314-001   The Centers for International Business Education (CIBE) program provides funding to institutions of higher education or consortia of such institutions for curriculum.. read more →

IFLE announces their Title VI National Resource Centers and Foreign Language and Area Studies (NRC/FLAS) webinar for Fiscal Year 2014 Prospective Applicants On Wednesday, June 4, 2014, 2:00 PM (ET) the Advanced Training and Research Team, International and Foreign Language Education (IFLE) will host a webinar for prospective applicants to the 2014 competitions for the National Resource.. read more →