TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – established the James E. Alatis Prize for Research on Language Policy and Planning in Educational Contexts to honour the contributions of its association founder and leader to the field. Nominations are now invited for the 2020 TIRF Alatis Prize competition.
Nominations are now invited for outstanding articles or chapters that were published during the calendar years of 2018 or 2019. TIRF will only consider publications nominated by someone other than the author(s) of the published work. Individuals may only nominate one article/chapter per competition year. An author may have only one article/chapter under review per competition year. TIRF Trustees are ineligible to be nominated for the Alatis Prize.
A prize of $500 will be awarded for an article or chapter published in English and dealing with some aspect of language policy or planning in educational contexts. Submissions may be articles published in scholarly peer-reviewed journals or peer-reviewed chapters in edited books.
Nominations are due by 1 October 1 2019. For more information about TIRF’s Alatis Prize, including the nomination procedures, please visit https://www.tirfonline.org/grants-prizes/alatis-prize/.