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2021: UMass Amherst

The LSA is pleased to announce that UMass Amherst will serve as the host campus for the biennial Linguistic Institute. 

2023 & Beyond 

The Linguistic Institutes are held in odd-numbered summers. Please contact the LSA for more information about hosting an institute in 2023 or later. Details about the required elements for hosting a future Institute may be found in the RFP available below.

Request for Proposals 2023 (PDF)

Tentative deadlines for submission: Letter of Intent - mid December 2019; Full Proposal - late February 2020