Tag Archives: language study

CLS Webinars for Applicants

For students interested in applying to the Critical Language Scholarship Program (CLS) for summer 2021, check out the resources below. Application deadline is Nov. 17, 2020 at 8pm EST. CLS Program Officers are hosting information sessions specific to each CLS language program throughout the month of October. The full schedule for these opportunities along with links to register are available […]

Blakemore Freeman Fellowships for Advanced Asian Language Study–Deadline Dec. 30!

Applications for our fellowships for the 2021/2022 academic year are now open at https://blakemorefoundation.communityforce.com. Deadline is December 30, 2020. See www.blakemorefoundation.org for more information! Since 1990, the Blakemore Foundation has awarded over $20 million in grants to graduating seniors, college graduates, graduate students and young/mid-career professionals to fund an academic year of advanced language study in […]

Harris-Weidner ’22 Wins Boren Scholarship

Congratulations to Ming Harris-Weidner ’22! Ming is one of 217 undergraduates who received the David L. Boren Scholarship this year. The scholarship will support Ming’s continued study of Chinese language. The Boren scholarship supports students pursuing international and language education in areas of the world considered critical to U.S. interests. Read more about Ming and […]

CLS Application Now Open!

For those who have been impatiently awaiting this–the Critical Language Scholarship Application is now available!  The application is available online at:  http://www.clscholarship.org/apply  Applications are due Tuesday, November 27, 2018 by 8:00pm EST. Recommendations are due Thursday, November 29. The CLS Program is an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at […]

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Application Open! Deadline Nov. 15

The application for the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program–a fully-funded summer study abroad program–is now open! The CLS Program is an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities. Students spend eight to ten weeks abroad studying one of 14 critical languages (see below). The program includes […]

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Upcoming Webinar Sept 23

The CLS application is now open! To learn more about the program and application, you can join the webinar scheduled on Friday, September 23rd, 3pm EST- Wednesday- General CLS Informational Webinar w/alumna Noelle Little. This will be a general ‘launch’ webinar explaining the goals of the program, highlighting resources available  and providing some tips for applicants. […]

CLS Deadline Coming Up!

This is a reminder that the deadline for the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) program, a program of the U.S. Department of State, is November 23rd, 2015 at 7:59pm EST. Now is the time to be working on your application and essays so that you can submit a strong application!  For more information, see http://clscholarship.org/ . And if […]