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Announcements : due Nov 19

Announcement: Critical Language Scholarship now open, due Nov 19

If you're interested in intensive summer language study, the US State Department has fully funded 8- to 10-week programs over the summer.

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The Critical Language Scholarship Program offers fully funded summer study in 15 languages for U.S. university students. Apply for one of the following languages by November 19:

Languages requiring no prior study:

  • Azerbaijani
  • Bangla
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Persian
  • Punjabi
  • Swahili
  • Turkish
  • Urdu

Languages requiring elementary-level prior study:

  • Arabic
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Russian

Languages requiring intermediate-level prior study:

  • Chinese
  • Japanese