Northwest Indian Language Institute (language/event)

The Northwest Indian Language Institute has opened registration for the 2014 Summer Institute

– June 23 to July 3 – 

at the University of Oregon


Linguistics: Introduction to Native American Languages, Intermediate Linguistics, and Introduction to Ichishkíin                         

Language classes: Chinuk Wawa, Ichishkíin, Tolowa Dee-ni’, Choctaw, Lushootseed, and Nez Perce.

Teaching Methods: Home Based Teaching & Learning, Early Childhood & Elementary Classroom Teaching, & Middle School through Adult Teaching.

Materials Development 1 & 2

Teaching Methods lecture and discussion       

Language Activism Seminar 

High School Cohort Program: High School program's core classes: language, linguistics, and teaching methods and materials development. Students will design and create activities to support their learning and teaching. Students will have other activities at NILI and on campus.

Scholarships are available to assist with tuition costs only; the scholarship application is available on our website.

To find registration forms, scholarship application, or for more information, please go to and see the attached flyer.