CLS in the Press


Borisova ’17 Earns Two Department of State Grants
Source: Illinois Wesleyan University News & Events
Illinois Wesleyan University alum Boryana Borisova ’17 will pursue an extensive Russian language study after receiving both the U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Award and the U.S. Department of State 2018 National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Fellowship.

UK Freshman Awarded Critical Language Scholarship to Study Russian
Source: University of Kentucky News
The University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that modern and classical languages/Russian studies and political science freshman Anna Wagner has been awarded a Critical Language Scholarship to study Russian.

Student awarded Critical Language Scholarship to study in Japan
Source: WMU News
A Western Michigan University student from Paw Paw is in Hikone, Japan, studying Japanese thanks to a U.S. Department of State scholarship.

Four Notre Dame students awarded U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarships
Source: Notre Dame News
Three University of Notre Dame graduate students and one Law School student have been awarded U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarships (CLS) to study critical languages abroad this summer.

A Trip to India and Two Graduations Lie Ahead for Megan Maxwell
Source: Temple University College of Liberal Arts
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.