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Þingholtsstræti 29
Alþjóðasvið Stofnunar Árna Magnússonar í íslenskum fræðum er til húsa að Þingholtsstræti 29.
Scholarships for studies in Icelandic have been announced

The Icelandic Ministry of Education, Science and Culture awards annually a number of scholarships for studies in Icelandic as a second language at the University of Iceland.  The scholarship program is administrated by the Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies. For the academic year 2017-2018 the Árni Magnússon Institute received 85 applications in total. All applications were evaluated by a special committee that decided to offer 15 students from 11 countries a scholarship this time.

Snorri Sturluson and Reykholt
Three of the institute´s researchers contribute to a new book about the poet and magnate.
Gripla XXVIII 627 x 304 nothæf
Gripla XXVIII 19.12.2017

Editors are Emily Lethbridge og Rósa Þorsteinsdóttir.

 

Árni Magnússon 05.11.2017

Lecture on Árni Magnússon’s day of birth will be held for the 5th time on November 13th 2017.

 

Raddir

On November 16th, the Icelandic Language Day will be celebrated in different ways found in our surroundings. We ask: “Why is Icelandic language important to you”? And “Why are you important for the Icelandic language”?

mirrors of virtue frst
This volume of Opuscula presents ten articles on a single theme: manuscript and print in late pre-modern Iceland, the period between the advent of print in the early sixteenth century to the establishment of the Icelandic State Broadcasting Service in the early twentieth.
Þingholtsstræti 29
Alþjóðasvið Stofnunar Árna Magnússonar í íslenskum fræðum er til húsa að Þingholtsstræti 29.
Fifteen students from eleven countries were awarded
Gripla XXVII
Gripla XXVII 10.01.2017

Gripla 27 (2016) comprises seven research articles plus additional material edited by Emily Lethbridge and Úlfar Bragason. 

Snorri Sturluson. Mynd/Kristín M. Jóhannsdóttir

Dr. Tamas Beregi, Dr. Lorenzo Lozzi Gallo and Dr. Sian Elizabeth Grønlie are the recipients of the Snorri Sturluson Fellowships in 2017.