Critical Language Scholarship Program | CLS Refresh
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CLS Refresh

One of the key goals of the CLS Program is to support scholars to learn critical languages and continue their study and use of those languages after the end of their participation in the program. In order to substantively contribute to the continued development of critical language skills by CLS Program scholars, we are pleased to offer CLS Refresh, a language learning offering for alumni of the CLS Program. Now in its second year, this opportunity provides virtual language instruction at no cost to the alumni selected to participate. Virtual tutoring is provided by CLS Program overseas institute partners.

All alumni of the CLS Program in good standing are eligible to apply for this opportunity, including those not located in the United States. Each person who would like to participate must submit an application describing their motivations for participation and how they have been using their CLS language since the conclusion of their program.

The 2022 CLS Refresh application is now open, with a deadline of Sunday, September 11, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT.

Interested alumni may complete the application here: 2022 CLS Refresh Application