Monday, September 29, 2014

Critical Language Scholarships for Summer 2015

Want to study one of these critical languages during summer 2015 – all expenses paid?

ARABIC • CHINESE • KOREAN • JAPANESE • RUSSIAN • TURKISH • INDONESIAN • HINDI • BANGLA/BENGALI• PERSIAN • PUNJABI • URDU • AZERBAIJANI


Want to study abroad in one of these countries during summer 2015 – all expenses paid?

EGYPT • JORDAN • MOROCCO • OMAN • TUNISIA • CHINA • SOUTH KOREA • RUSSIA • TURKEY • INDIA •TAJIKISTAN • BANGLADESH •AZERBAIJAN • INDONESIA •JAPAN


Learn more about the CLS summer 2015 scholarships – and about preparing a strong application by the *November 12, 2014 deadline* – by attending an information session about the Critical Language Scholarship program:

Please RSVP to scholarships@umd.edu to let us know which session you plan to attend – if you are interested but unable to attend, please write to the same address to receive more information by email. IMPORTANT – BY REPLYING TO scholarships@umd.edu YOU WILL BE GIVEN ACCESS TO OUR ELMS RESOURCE SITE FOR CLS APPLICANTS.



Tuesday, September 30 – 12 noon – 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Tuesday, September 30 – 4:30 pm – 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Wednesday, October 1 – 12 noon – 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Wednesday, October 1 – 4:30 pm – 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Thursday, October 2 – 12 noon – 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Thursday, October 2 – 4:30 pm – 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Friday, October 3 – 12 noon – 2403 Marie Mount Hall
Friday, October 3 – 4:30 pm – 2403 Marie Mount Hall


Application Deadline: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 8 pm Eastern Time.

ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: Applicants must be: US Citizens; currently enrolled freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors, or graduate students. A GPA of 3.4 or higher recommended; all majors are eligible. PLEASE NOTE: CLS program in Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Persian, and Russian require one or two years of previous study of these languages – for details see: http://www.clscholarship.org/information-for/applicants

For more information about the CLS Program, please visit the CLS website at http://www.clscholarship.org