University of Arkansas student Jessica Garross spent the summer studying the Urdu language in Lucknow, India as an awardee of the 2017 U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship.
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Students interested in expanding their global identities by delving into a foreign language can take advantage of a wide range of programming opportunities during Global Languages Week, Oct. 23-27.
All students interested in the Critical Language Scholarship are strongly encouraged to attend this information session hosted by a CLS Alumni Ambassador and Alumni Fellows.
2017 grad earns U.S. Department of State scholarship to study Turkish abroad
Tufts’ Department of International Literary and Culture Studies (ILCS) hosted its first Language Fair in Alumnae Lounge yesterday, attracting nearly 200 students to a career-oriented event that featured Tufts administrators, employers and educators from around the Boston area.
Critical Language Scholarship provides language instruction and cultural experiences during summer months.
Vassar College Students Spend Summer in South Korea, India with U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Program
Vassar students How Yu Chung and Nitasha Giran were recipients of the prestigious 2017 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) award, allowing them to join American students from institutions across the United States in a summer-long program designed to expand the number of Americans studying and mastering critical foreign languages.
Naperville resident Eunice Shek studied Chinese language and culture at the National Cheng-Kung University in Taiwan during the summer.
The government major will spend the summer in Xi’an, China, on a Critical Language Scholarship.
American graduate and undergraduate students are invited to apply for the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program to learn critical foreign languages next summer on a fully-funded study abroad program.