The 2020 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program application is now open!  This is a fully-funded summer study abroad program to learn a critical foreign language. The application is now live and available online at: Applications are due Tuesday, November 19, 2019 by 8:00pm EST. All class years are eligible to apply; you must be a US citizen to apply.

The CLS Program offers instruction in the following languages: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Persian, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, and Urdu. Resources for advisors are available on our web site at:

CLS will host a webinar for students on Thursday, September 19, 3:00pm EST Register at: (Webinar will be recorded for those unable to attend.)

Contact with questions!