Speaking My Language
Issued: Tue, 26 Apr 2016 09:14:00 BST
Applications are now open for Speaking My Language 2016.
This is an innovative year long integrated language & cultural competency skills development programme aimed at doctoral students. The programme provides an opportunity to learn basic Russian or Mandarin and apply to spend time in Russia or China!
Deadline: 12 May 2016
Who can apply?
Open to any PhD researcher in arts & humanities at a SGSAH member Higher Education Institution in second year or above, regardless of funding source.
What is on offer?
- Intensive language training in Russian or Mandarin from October 2016
- Cultural awareness training to develop your understanding of life in China or Russia
- Travel expenses & accommodation
- The chance to apply for a travel bursary of up to £2,000 to China or Russia for up to one month in summer period of 2017.
For more information and to apply visit Speaking My Language 2016