CLS in the Press


4 OU students receive Critical Language Scholarship to study abroad this summer
Source: OU Daily
For the first time since 2008, four University of Oklahoma students have been awarded the Critical Language Scholarship by the U.S. Department of State to study abroad for summer 2018.

Boyertown grad receives unique internship opportunity in Africa
Source: The Mercury News
Jessica Kurtz, a 2015 graduate of Boyertown Area Senior High School and current student at Hofstra University, will be studying Swahili in Tanzania this summer after winning the U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship.

CSU students receive nationally competitive scholarships
Source: Rocky Mountain Collegian
Three students from CSU received the Critical Language Scholarship this year: Destiny Burnsworth, Hannah Hurlbut and Ashley Van Dyke.

Critical Language Scholarship winner to study in Oman
Source: The University of Iowa
University of Iowa International Relations major Alex Bare of Walcott, Iowa, has been awarded a 2018 U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) and will travel to Ibri, Oman, this summer for an intensive language and cultural immersion program at the Noor Majan Institute.

Two Bard College Students Win Critical Language Scholarships for Foreign Language Study Abroad
Source: Bard News & Events
Bard College senior Adelina Colaku ’18, an economics and political studies major, and junior Evan Tims ’19, a written arts and human rights major, have both won highly selective Critical Language Scholarships (CLS) for the 2018 summer session.