Maxwell has done so well in her return to school that she was awarded a Critical Language Scholarship (CLS). Run by the U.S. Department of State, the CLS program grows the number of Americans studying and mastering foreign languages critical to national security and economic prosperity.
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The U.S. Department of State has awarded four University of Arkansas students the Critical Language Scholarship to study critical languages abroad this summer.
Three students have been awarded scholarships to travel abroad to study languages that are imperative to the United States’ future security and stability.
Three Lawrence University students will polish their foreign language skills this summer with extended stays abroad courtesy of the U.S. Department of State.
Previously, the rising senior at the University of Louisville has spent summers in Poland or France as part of his scholarly pursuits, but this year he’s heading to the Middle East thanks to a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship in Arabic.
Amman, Jordan, and Changchun, China, are the summer destinations for City College of New York’s Critical Language Scholarship recipients Atsuko Sakurai and Libby Ho.
Hannah Kelly-Quigley, a rising junior neuroscience major at Susquehanna University, has been awarded a Critical Language Scholarship to study for eight weeks this summer in Xi’an, China.
Three University of Virginia scholars will spend the summer immersed in foreign cultures and languages, thanks to the Critical Language Scholarships from the U.S. Department of State.
A University of Wyoming undergraduate student has been awarded a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship to study Indonesian in Malang, Indonesia, this summer.
Nine students and recent alumni of University of Puget Sound have been awarded prestigious national scholarships/fellowships and will teach, travel, or attend an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program in countries including Argentina, Spain, France, and Taiwan.