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2015 National Breath of Life Applications Available!

Applications for the 2015 National Breath of Life Archival Institute for Indigenous Languages are now being accepted!  The workshop is being held in Washington, D.C., from June 1 thru June 12, 2015.

Visit the About the Workshop page to find out more about the activities during the workshop, visit the FAQ for answers to commonly asked questions, and be sure to submit your application by November 15, 2014.

Additional questions? Visit our contact page for information.


Press Release about NSF Award

“The Myaamia Center at Miami University has received a $167,650 grant awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for a project titled “Breath of Life Archival Institute for Indigenous Languages.”

Daryl Baldwin, director of the Myaamia Center, is principal investigator.

The funding is part of the Documenting Endangered Languages program, a joint effort between the NSF and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), which recently announced 27 awards totaling more than $4 million to document languages that are losing speakers.”

Read more at Miami University’s website.