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Guidelines for grant application

  • Grants are only for studying aboriginal languages and cultures of the Americas.
  • There are three categories of grants, with funding limits tied to the US dollar ($3,000, $6,000, and $9,000 USD).
  • Allowed expenses include consultants, research assistants, travel, accommodation, equipment.
  • Disallowed expenses include researcher salaries, tuition, per diems, food, institutional overhead, administration.
  • The application deadline is February 15, after which projects are approved or rejected, usually by May 1.
  • For further information, see our guidelines
Please use our application form to apply to the JRF. Checklist for JRF projects
  • apply by Feb 15
  • following notification of successful proposal (around May 1), receive and return deed confirming acceptance of award
  • receive a check, carry out project
  • after conclusion of project
    • archive materials with UW library
    • submit final report to JRF