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Thank you for supporting Illinois Linguistics. Now more than ever, we depend on alumni and friends of the department for help in funding our existing programs, new initiatives, facilities, faculty research, students' conference travel, and graduate and undergraduate students.

Your gifts, large or small, enable our department to thrive. You’ll be helping to support:

  • Scholarships, awards, and fellowships.
  • Departmental programs that build a interdisciplinary community within the University.
  • Those who wish to travel domestically and abroad for conferences, additional study, and research.
  • Outreach efforts to attract and retain talented graduate and undergraduate students.
  • Professorships and faculty awards.
  • The work of faculty and students that addresses state, national, and global issues.


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Opportunities for Major Gifts

To learn more about investing in the future of our students, faculty, research, and more, please contact:

Ai Niemeyer
Assistant Director of Development
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(217) 300-3648