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University of Louisville Campus Advisors

You are not required to go through any office on your campus in order to apply to the CLS Program. However, we recommend you make use of resources available on your campus to strengthen your application.

Resources on your campus may include an academic advisor, the Scholarships Office, Fellowships Office, Merit Awards Office, Study Abroad Office, Honors Program, Career Office or International Programs Office. A campus writing center may also provide helpful feedback on your essays.

The following individuals on your campus are knowledgable about the CLS Program and can provide advice on the application process for you, and support through the process:

Bethany Smith
Fellowships Coordinator, University Honors Program
Khaldoun Almousily
Program Coordinator & Instructor of Arabic

The CLS Program provides resources to help you prepare a competitive application with or without the help of an advisor:


Previous Recipients

Year Name Language Site Institution
2021 Christopher Clark Russian Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan University of Louisville
2020 Christopher Clark Russian Nizhny Novgorod, Russia University of Louisville
2019 Gzeonie Hampton Arabic Ibri, Oman University of Louisville
2019 Benjamin Anderson Chinese Suzhou, China University of Louisville
2019 Madeline McCLoud Chinese Suzhou, China University of Louisville
2019 Huai Vung Indonesian Malang, Indonesia University of Louisville
2019 Taylor Williams Japanese Okayama, Japan University of Louisville
2018 Nada Kaissieh Arabic Tangier, Morocco University of Louisville
2018 Tasneem Karim Arabic Tangier, Morocco University of Louisville
2018 Natasha Mundkur Hindi Jaipur, India University of Louisville
2018 Devin Brown Turkish Baku, Azerbaijan University of Louisville
2017 Emily Cousins Bangla Kolkata, India University of Louisville
2017 Jeanelle Sears Bangla Kolkata, India University of Louisville
2017 Jon Phoenix Bangla Kolkata, India University of Louisville
2016 Anna Pepper Arabic Ibri, Oman University of Louisville
2016 Christian Brawner Arabic Meknes, Morocco University of Louisville
2016 Joseph Wright Arabic Tangier, Morocco University of Louisville
2016 April Willis Chinese Xi'an, China University of Louisville
2015 Madeleine Loney Arabic Ibri, Oman University of Louisville
2015 Hanna DeMarcus Russian Vladimir, Russia University of Louisville
2015 Paige Brewer Russian Nizhny Novgorod, Russia University of Louisville
2012 Virginia Alexander Arabic Salalah, Oman University of Louisville
2012 Jesse McChane Azerbaijani Baku, Azerbaijan University of Louisville
2012 Jonathan Sevy Chinese Xi'an, China University of Louisville
2011 Amanda Yee Arabic Fes, Morocco University of Louisville
2011 Irene Levy Arabic Amman, Jordan University of Louisville
2011 Rene Orth Chinese Shanghai, China University of Louisville
2010 Amanda Yee Arabic Cairo, Egypt University of Louisville
2009 Lindsey Meiling Korean Suwon, South Korea University of Louisville
2009 Joseph Young Russian Kazan, Russia University of Louisville
2009 Jeffrey Benedict Turkish Alanya, Turkey University of Louisville
2008 Ashley Harris Arabic Amman, Jordan University of Louisville
2008 Joseph Young Russian Astrakhan, Russia University of Louisville
2007 Monica Marks Arabic Tunis, Tunisia University of Louisville
2007 Erin McCoy Russian St. Petersburg, Russia University of Louisville

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