News and Stories

2019 Alumni Photo Contest

The CLS program is pleased to announce the 2019 photo contest, open to 2019 alumni of all CLS program sites.

Submissions will be accepted through October 22, 2019 and should fall into one of four categories:

Mutual Understanding
Photos and captions in this category should...

Program News — Posted by Liz Sinclair on October 01, 2019

Announcing the 2020 CLS Application - Now Open!

We are pleased to announce that the application for the 2020 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is now open! American undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply now to learn a critical foreign language next summer on a fully-funded study abroad program.


Program News — Posted by Andrew McCullough on September 12, 2019

University Of Wyoming Hosts Future Leaders Seminar

The University of Wyoming (UW) will host the Energy and Natural Resources Fair this week with alumni of two prestigious State Department Programs: the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program and the Critical Language Scholarship Program.

CLS In the Press — Shared from Wyoming Public Media on September 09, 2019

Knight works in Middle East

Kate Knight (Arabic 2019), who has Shelbyville connections, is working toward a career in diplomacy after graduating from Rollins College earlier this year.

CLS In the Press — Shared from Shelbyville Times-Gazette on August 19, 2019

Announcing Application Dates and Changes to the 2020 CLS Program

The CLS Program is in the process of wrapping up another successful summer, and with it we are turning our attention to the fall application and recruitment season. We have a few important updates leading into the fall application season that we want to share with advisors and students as soon...

Program News — Posted by Andrew McCullough on August 15, 2019