Find your funding!

Whether you just need a little help, or you are seeking out funding from many sources, there is probably a program that fits your needs. Check out our extensive list of grant opportunities below.

Once you have found the right grant for your project, be sure to equip yourself with the right tools to stand out above the competition. JNCL-NCLIS can help you improve your chances by walking you through the grant-writing process and providing a few extra tips to lead you to the funding you need.

* The programs described on this page are provided solely for the information of JNCL-NCLIS members. These are not JNCL-NCLIS programs, and they have not been subjected to any review or vetting by JNCL-NCLIS. Their presence here does not constitute an endorsement by JNCL-NCLIS.

National Network for Early Language Learning Summer Institute JULY 11-13, 2014 In Partnership with Glastonbury Public Schools and ACTFL read more →

American Council of Teachers of Russian would like to invite your program to nominate the BEST STUDENT in your program for the annual Post Secondary Russian Scholar Laureate Award. Last year 50 Russian language programs acknowledged and celebrated their top students. 11 programs participated in the nomination for the first time. This is a free program offered to US Russian.. read more →

This program is designed to improve the education of limited English proficient (LEP) children and youths by helping them learn English and meet challenging state academic content and student academic achievement standards. The program provides enhanced instructional opportunities for immigrant children and youths. Funds are distributed to states based on a formula that takes into.. read more →

Awards support activities to increase the participation of low-income students in both pre-AP and AP courses and tests. Grants support the development, enhancement, or expansion of AP courses, including pre-AP courses aligned with AP courses in mathematics, science, English, and other subject areas. Allowable activities include: (1) professional development for teachers; (2) curriculum development; (3).. read more →

22 Jan 2014
January 22, 2014

CARLA Summer Institutes for Teachers

The Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) at the University of Minnesota has offered a summer institute program for second language teachers since 1996. The institutes offered by CARLA reflect our commitment to connecting research with practice as well as our ongoing mission to share what we’ve learned with teachers and their second language learners… read more →

22 Jan 2014
January 22, 2014

MIIS Summer Intensive Language Program

Arabic, Chinese, Spanish, French, Russian, Japanese June 16 – August 8, 2014 The Monterey Institute of International Studies’ summer language programs offer intensive language instruction for motivated students with a variety of academic and non-academic goals. Beginning, intermediate and advanced level courses are offered in the 8-week program. More information read more →

07 Jan 2014
January 7, 2014

AZ State Critical Language Scholarships

Please let your students and colleagues know about the following opportunity: The Arizona State University Critical Languages Institute will be offering summer language programs in the U.S. and abroad tuition free in 2014. Scholarships for room, board, and travel are available for undergraduate students, graduate students, and non-students. Priority admission and scholarship application deadline is.. read more →

Students taking Russian in accredited colleges and universities are invited to participate in the fifteenth annual National Post-Secondary Russian Essay Contest sponsored by the American Council of Teachers of Russian. All students must pay a registration fee of $5.00. Only teachers can register students (see below). Please note that one teacher at each participating institution.. read more →

There is no better or more effective way to learn German than to be immersed in the culture. AATG’s summer study program offers your students the opportunity to spend 3 weeks in Germany improving their language proficiency and experiencing the culture! Program details: The AATG program includes a home stay, study at a German Gymnasium, and excursions that allow students.. read more →