Dear Colleagues – Apologies for cross-postings. Please share this information as widely as possible.


There are just a few weeks left to apply for a TIRF Doctoral Dissertation Grant (DDG)! Grants of up to US $5,000 will be made to successful applicants investigating a range of topics in English language education. The application deadline is Wednesday, April 26, 2017.


TIRF is offering two types of DDGs this year. Information about the two types of grants, as well as eligibility concerns, resource videos, answers to frequently asked questions, and much more can be found at: https://www.tirfonline.org/research-grants/doctoral-dissertation-grants/


TIRF and its Trustees are grateful to be working in partnership with Cambridge English Language Assessment and the British Council, as well as individual supporters, in offerings its 2017 DDG competition.



Please write to info@tirfonline.org if you have any questions about this announcement, or visit the link above.


Best wishes,


Kathi Bailey

President and Chairman of the Board of Trustees, TIRF


Ryan Damerow

Chief Operating Officer, TIRF