Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount: UP TO 10,000 POUNDS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Jan 08, 2014
Sponsor's: Jan 15, 2014

Subject Areas:

Small grants can be used for a range of purposes related to the documentation of endangered languages, such as to carry out fieldwork, develop a pilot project, or complete a project already begun. Small Grant projects last for 6 to 12 months; field trips are normally involved.

Please review the sponsor guidelines for full details

Application Details:

ELDP welcomes applications from language documenters of any nationality to undertake projects in any part of the world. Applicants are normally expected to have experience in language documentation work, fieldwork, and/or a suitable academic background. However, as the purpose of small grants is to encourage innovation, any individual or group with a keen interest in documenting an endangered language is eligible to apply. Please contact us if you have questions about eligibility. Note that all grant funds are paid to an accredited institution which administers the grant.

Applications must be submitted online. Download the Information Pack for the grant you are planning to apply for and read the documents carefully. Create an account and complete the online application form. If for some reason you cannot apply online, contact ELDP ( to provide you with an electronic application form (word document).


NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
Western Contacts: Moxey,Laura
Halbersma,Joseph David

Sponsor Contacts:

10 Thornhaugh Street
Russell Square
London, England, United Kingdom