TIRF (The International Research Foundation for English Language Education) invests worldwide in individuals and organizations committed to English language education, empowering them to build a brighter future for themselves, those they serve, and our multilingual world. The Foundation seeks to create access and opportunities for individuals and communities by advancing research on English language education and multilingualism. TIRF works to accomplish its mission through awarding funding for research, engaging in scholarly collaboration, offering professional services, and providing access to resources.