First Alatis Prize Awardee, Shondel Nero (right), with TIRF Trustee Donna Christian

The competition for the 2020 TIRF James E. Alatis Prize for Research in Language Policy and Planning in Educational Contexts is underway but will end soon. All nominations are due tomorrow – October 1, 2019.

The 2020 Alatis Prize competition marks the fifth year of TIRF offering the program. For the 2020 competition, a prize of $500 will be awarded for an article or chapter published in English and dealing with some aspect of language policy and/or planning in educational contexts. We invite nominations of outstanding articles or chapters that were published during calendar years of 2018 or 2019.

The official nomination window is open for just one more day. Be sure to act quickly to nominate a paper to TIRF’s Alatis Prize competition. To learn more about this year’s competition, including nomination procedures, important dates, and past recipients, please click here.