NFMLTA Dissertation Support Grants
Application deadline: February 1st of each year, notification: March 7th of each year
Instituted in 2013 by the NFMLTA, this grant supports graduate students in the fields of applied linguistics and language education at the dissertation writing stage. These grants can provide financial resources at any stage of dissertation writing, e.g., data gathering, data transcription, data analysis, or write-up of the findings.
Each grant is $2,500.
Applications should be submitted electronically at NFMLTA.org.
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.
A complete application includes:
Applicant contact information: Name, physical address, e-mail address, name of applicant’s institution of higher education
Brief 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)
Questions? Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org