Applying Linguistics Fund: Past Winners

Winning Projects

2018

A total of 25 applications were received and funding was provided to the following three projects:

  • Jackie Jia Lou, Susan Stewart and Jean-Marc Dewaele: Increasing the visibility of linguistic diversity in an international school: Children as co-researchers and co-designers of linguistic landscape. Awarded £3,000
  • Rodney Jones, Parvaneh Tavakoli, Sylvia Jaworska and Tony Capstick: Solving critical literacy problems in a multilingual prison: A community-based collaborative approach. Awarded £3,964.39
  • Florence Myles, Bernadette Holmes, Alison Porter, Angela Tellier and Victoria Murphy: Primary Languages Policy Implementation Strategy. Awarded £2,999.50

2014

A total of 15 applications were received and funding was provided to the following four projects:

  • Alice Gruber, Godalming , ‘The transition from GCSE to A Level Languages in England – how can the gap be closed?’. Awarded £400
  • Natalie Braber, Nottingham Trent University, ‘Charting the East Midlands: Engaging Students and the Community in Linguistics Projects’. Awarded £2,000
  • Ursula Lanvers and Kristina Hultgren, The Open University, ‘Implementing a research-based intervention programme on global linguistic issues in a year 9 secondary school‘. Awarded £2,000
  • Lucy Jones, University of Hull, ‘Applying linguistics to the development of training resources for adults working with young transgender people’. Awarded £5,530

2013

A total of 10 applications were received and funding was provided to the following three projects:

2012

A total of 20 applications were received and funding was provided to the following three projects:

British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL)

BAAL is a professional association, based in the UK, which provides a forum for people interested in language and applied linguistics. We have an international professional membership of around 1000 members. 

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