Category: Funding

Funding opportunities of relevance to SSILA

Support: Alberta Language Technology Lab

Level: PhD / MA Institution/Organization: University of Alberta  Duties: Research  Specialty Areas: Morphology; Phonetics; Computational Linguistics; Language Documentation; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Indigenous Languages; Language Revitalization  Description: The Alberta Language Technology Lab (ALTLab) at the Department of Linguistics, University of Alberta is offering two graduate student positions at the PhD (4 years) or MA (2 years) level […]

Support: Department of Linguistics, University of Alberta

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Alberta, which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2019, offers funded MSc and PhD positions for prospective graduate students interested to learn and conduct research with our vibrant team of faculty members, graduate students, and other academics in state-of-the-art research facilities. The application deadline is January 10, 2019 In recognition of the […]

Call for Applications: Documentation of Language & Material Knowledge

The British Museum’s Endangered Material Knowledge Programme (EMKP) and SOAS’ Endangered Languages Documentation Programme (ELDP) are delighted to announce a joint call for grant applications. Funded by Arcadia – a charitable fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin – EMKP and ELDP jointly offer grants for collaborative projects that combine language and material knowledge documentation. […]

Call for Applications: Endangered Languages Documentation Programme (ELDP)

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The Endangered Languages Documentation Programme (ELDP) annual grant round is now open. ELDP supports the linguistic documentation of endangered languages worldwide. Our key objectives are: to support the documentation of as many endangered languages as possible to encourage fieldwork on endangered languages to create a repository of resources for linguistics, social science, and the language […]

Native Voices Endowment Request for Proposals Now Available

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The Native Voices Endowment (NVE) 2019 Request for Proposals is now available on the Endangered Language Fund website. The NVE program was created within ELF for the purpose of revitalizing and maintaining the Indigenous languages of the American Indian Nations whose ancestors encountered the 1803-1806 Lewis & Clark expedition. For details about eligibility, please see […]

The nomination deadline for SSILA’s Archiving Award has been extended to October 15

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Nominations for SSILA’s Archiving Award are due October 15! This award highlights the importance of creating long-term archival materials that are accessible to all communities concerned, including heritage and language communities as well as scholarly communities. It is meant to encourage others in academia to value such work as more comparable to analytic research. Read more […]