The call for nominations is open for the 2017 TIRF Alatis Prize. 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 honor the contributions TIRF Trustee Emeritus James E. Alatis made to the field as an outstanding educator and leader.
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.
For the 2017 prize, the nomination deadline is September 1, 2016.