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Breath of Life Archival Institute for California Indigenous Languages, May 22 – 28, 2022

Applications open: February 1, 2022

Applications due: March 11, 2022

Applicants notified: April 1, 2022

We are pleased to announce the return of the in-person Breath of Life Archival Institute for California Indigenous Languages, set for May 22 – 28, 2022.

Community Researcher Application: Apply to the Institute as a Community Researcher if you are from a California Indigenous tribe and planning to attend Breath of Life to research your own language. Community Researchers are usually paired with a Linguistic Partner, if needed, to assist in acquiring language documentation and learn linguistic skills.

Linguistic Partner Application: Use this application to sign up as a Linguistic Partner. If accepted to the Institute and we are able to pair you with a Community Researcher(s), you will receive a fellowship to cover lodging and the conference fee as well.

We are looking forward to hearing from you and hopefully seeing you at the Institute on the UC Berkeley campus. Please note the AICLS Breath of Life planning committee is taking all precautions considering the climate with the pandemic and will keep applicants up to date as we learn more.