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Information Session: Critical Language Scholarship Wed 9/28

Find out how to receive full funding to study abroad!

September 21, 2016 11:48 AM

Information Session

The Critical Language Scholarship

September 28, 2016

Fine Arts Building, 558


  • Program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
  • Fully-funded overseas intensive language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students
  • CLS provides opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning
  • The fourteen CLS languages are:

Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, 

Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, Urdu

  • Participants in the CLS Program are not required to have any experience studying critical languages for most of the fourteen languages
  • Arabic, Chinese, Persian, Russian, and Japanese institutes have language prerequisites, which can be found on the CLS website:
  •  Students from all academic disciplines, including business, engineering, law, medicine, science, social sciences, arts and humanities are encouraged to apply
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