Speaking My Language

Published: 26 April 2016

An opportunity for PhD researchers to learn Russian or Mandarin and apply for travel bursaries. VIDEO

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!

Speaking My Language

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

First published: 26 April 2016

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