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  • CEAPS Brown Bag Series
    3/6/2015Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) writer Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) by Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) published by Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS)

    CEAPS Brown Bag Series
    "Kōtoku Shōsui and Japan’s First Anti-Imperialist Movement"

    Speaker: Robert Tierney (Associate Professor of Religion and East Asian Languages & Cultures, UIUC)
    TIme: March 6th, Friday, Noon - 1:00 p.m.
    Place: 2035 Honors Commons Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana, IL

  • [University of Birmingham] PhD scholarship: ‘Understanding cities in the premodern history of Northeast Asia, c. 200-1200’
    3/4/2015University of Birmingham writer University of Birmingham by University of Birmingham published by University of Birmingham

    Applications are invited for a PhD scholarship funded by the AHRC research project ‘Understanding cities in the premodern history of Northeast Asia, c. 200-1200’.

    This is a PhD topic that is quite open to interpretation, using Chinese texts and archaeological evidence, and includes training in magnetometry with three years of fieldwork (spring-summer season). We'll consider candidates from a range of disciplinary backgrounds, including history, archaeology, Chinese studies.

    Candidates should submit an application for study via the UoB on-line system (http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/schools/calgs/howtoapply/index.aspx) before 12 (noon) GMT on 4 March 2015. Applicants MUST also apply directly to Prof Standen (calpg-research@contacts.bham.ac.uk) by the same date, providing a covering letter, CV, research proposal (1000 words max.) and a writing sample (e.g. MA dissertation), to ensure that their applications are considered for this specific opportunity. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed on 16 March 2015.

    For more information, please see the attachement.

  • [eastlib] A job opportunity at the Univ. of Hawaii at Manoa Library
    3/2/2015University of Hawaii at Manoa Library writer University of Hawaii at Manoa Library by University of Hawaii at Manoa Library published by University of Hawaii at Manoa Library

    The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Library seeks an innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented librarian to join a team of library and information professionals. Under the general direction of the Head of the Asia Department, the Librarian for Okinawan Studies will work collaboratively to lead in collection development and management of all materials in all formats related to Okinawan studies, provide research assistance, and library instruction. In addition, the librarian will liaise with the Center for Okinawan Studies (COS) and the Center for Japanese Studies (CJS) to initiate national and international resource sharing collaborations, international symposia, rare materials preservation, restoration and digitization, web site development, and fundraising and outreach with the Okinawan community.

    For more information, please visit:
    http://library.manoa.hawaii.edu/about/jobs.html#okinawan

  • [Japanese Consulate] Japan Foundation Japanese Language Grants for FY2015
    3/1/2015The Japan Information Center at the Consulate-General of Japan writer The Japan Information Center at the Consulate-General of Japan by The Japan Information Center at the Consulate-General of Japan published by The Japan Information Center at the Consulate-General of Japan

    The Japan Information Center at the Consulate-General of Japan is happy to announce that the Japan Foundation in Los Angeles has opened its application process for the following 2015 Japanese language grant programs (http://www.jflalc.org/grants-jle.html):

     

    • Japanese Language Learners Event Grant (due 3/1, 9/1)
    • Japanese Teaching Material Purchase Grant (due 3/15, 9/15)
    • Salary Assistance Grant for Japanese Language Courses (due 4/10)
    • Japanese Language Education Project Grant (rolling deadline)

     

    Please read each description below and visit websites (in English) for more information. Questions should be directed to the Japan Foundation LA office (language@jflalc.org).

    If you do not wish to receive further email announcements from the Consulate, please contact us at jic@cg.mofa.go.jp to let us know.

    Thank you.


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    (1) 日本語学習奨励イベントグラント Japanese-Language Learners Event Grant

    http://www.jflalc.org/grants-jle-contest.html

    学習者が日頃の成果を発表できる各種イベント(スピーチコンテスト、エッセイコンテスト、クイズ大会、寸劇等)に対する助成支援。2015/4/1~2016/3/31に実施されるイベントが対象。

    ① 申請上限額: 600ドル

    ② 対象費目:賞品購入費、会場/機材借料、審査員招聘費、フライヤー/プログラム等関連資料作成費

    ③ 申請締切(年2回): 2015年3月1日と 2015年9月1日

     

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    (2) 日本語教材購入グラント Japanese Teaching Material Purchase Grant

    http://www.jflalc.org/grants-jle-materials.html

    日本語講座で使用する各種教材の購入(教科書、副教材、視聴覚教材、辞書、教師用指導書など)の助成支援。

    ① 申請上限額: 1,000ドル

    ② 申請締切(年2回): 2015年3月15日 と 2015年9月15日

     

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    (3) 日本語講師給与グラント Salary Assistance Grant for Japanese-Language Courses

    http://www.jflalc.org/grants-jle-courses.html

    日本語プログラムの新規立上げ、或いは既存プログラムの拡充または存続に向けて一時的な財政難に陥っている場合(近い将来自助独立の見通しのあるものに限り)、日本語講師の雇用経費(給与および社会保障経費)の一部を助成。

    ① 申請上限額:  30,000ドル

    ② 助成対象期間: 1年間(2015-2016 School Year)

    ③ 申請締切(年1回):2015年4月10日

    申請機関において基金の助成支援が終了した後も継続して日本語教育を行うこと(日本語講師のポジションを保持すること)が前提。申請にあたっては、学校区の教育長や校長、あるいは学長等(日本語プログラムの存続の決定権を有する者)からのプログラム存続に関するコミットメントレターの提出を勧奨する。

      申請理由が「新規プログラムの立ち上げ」である場合のみ、申請時点で2年間の助成支援のリクエストが可能。ただし、単一年度の予算で運営している為、1年目の審査時に2年間の助成額まで確約するわけではなく(自動更新とはせず)、1年目の「中間報告書」と、2年目の「申請書(予算計画)」を確認した上で2年目の継続可否を決定する。

     

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    (4) 日本語教育プロジェクトグラント Japanese-Language Education Project Grant

    http://www.jflalc.org/grants-jle-language.html

    全米あるいは地域レベルでの日本語教育促進プロジェクト(日本語教師向けのワークショップ/カンファレンス/セミナー、日本語教育アドボカシー、日本語教育促進に繋がる調査・リサーチなど)に対する助成支援。

    ① 申請上限額: 3,000ドル

    教師向けワークショップ/カンファレンス/セミナーに関しては、「参加者に対して教師養成の単位・クレジット・修了証(免許更新に活用できるもの)を提供できる」または「アーティキュレーション強化を主目的として実施する」という場合、申請上限額は3000ドルとするが、それに該当しない場合、申請上限額は1000ドル。

    ② 助成対象費目: ワークショップ/カンファレンス/セミナーの場合は、ゲスト講師の招聘費、会場・機材借料、ハンドアウト・プログラム・フライヤー等の関連資料作成費、参加者の教師養成クレジット申請料など。それ以外の自由企画型(アドボカシー、リサーチ・調査など)の場合は、プロジェクトのタイプによって適宜調整。

    ③ 申請締切:プロジェクト開始日の2カ月前

  • [MEXT Scholarships] Japanese Studies applications now available
    2/27/2015The Japan Information Center writer The Japan Information Center by The Japan Information Center published by The Japan Information Center

    The Japan Information Center is pleased to announce that applications for the 2015 MEXT Japanese Studies Scholarship are now available. This scholarship offers current undergraduate students majoring in Japanese Language, Japanese Literature, Japanese Studies, or Japanese Culture an opportunity to deepen their understandings through academic study at one of several universities in Japan.

    Applications, Guidelines, and an FAQ are currently available online at our MEXT Scholarship website under the "Japanese Studies" header: http://www.chicago.us.emb-japan.go.jp/JIC/monbusho.html. Applications are due on Friday, February 27th. Those who pass the initial application screening will be asked to sit for an interview and Japanese language exam on Monday, March 16th. Final selection will come from MEXT in June, with scholarship recipients departing for Japan in September this year.

    We would appreciate it if you could pass this information along to your students and colleagues. For more information, please see our MEXT Scholarship website, or the Study in Japan website (http://www.studyjapan.go.jp/en/).