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    Apply for the 2017 Rural Trust’s Global Teacher Fellowship
    Posted: 01 Feb 2017 09:00 PM PST
    If you are a teacher in a rural area, apply now for the 2017 Rural Trust’s Global Teacher Fellowship to support your professional and personal development in the field of global competency and world languages.
    ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) has made available on its website information about 2017 Language Scholarships and Grants.
    Applications are now open. Available for 5 different languages (Arabic, Chinese, French, Italian and Spanish), these are great opportunities to further your language skills. Find information on their website: https://www.actfl.org/assessment-professional-development/scholarships-and-grants
    Grants for Nationwide or Statewide/Regional-level Events/Projects
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    1. Japanese Language Learners Event Grant
    Deadlines: March 1 and September 1, 2017
    Contact/Inquiry: Mike Penny

    2. Japanese-Language Education Project Grant
    (Examples: conferences, seminars, workshops, advocacy projects, research projects, etc.)
    Deadline: 2 months before the project start date
    Contact/Inquiry: Mamiko Nakai

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    Grants for Japanese Language Programs
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    3. Salary Assistance Grant for Japanese-Language Courses
    Deadline: April 10, 2017
    Contact/Inquiry: Mamiko Nakai

    4. Japanese Teaching Material Purchase Grant
    Deadlines: March 15 and September 15, 2017
    Contact/Inquiry: Mike Penny