Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Critical Language Study Abroad Scholarships

Want to study one of these critical languages during summer 2016 ­ all expenses paid?
  • Swahili, 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 2016 ­ 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 2016 scholarships ­and about preparing a strong application by the Mid-November 2015 deadline ­by attending one of our FINAL information sessions about the Critical Language Scholarship program:
 
  • Thursday, October 8 at 12 noon – 2100 D McKeldin Library –­ Please RSVP to scholarships@umd.edu as space is limited
  • Friday, October 9 at 12 noon – 2100 D McKeldin Library –­ Please RSVP to scholarships@umd.edu as space is limited
  • Friday, October 9 at 3 pm – 2100 D McKeldin Library –­ Please RSVP to scholarships@umd.edu as space is limited
  • Monday, October 12 at 12 noon – 2100 D McKeldin Library –­ Please RSVP to scholarships@umd.edu as space is limited
  • Tuesday, October 13 at 12 noon – 2100 D McKeldin Library –­ Please RSVP to scholarships@umd.edu as space is limited
  • Tuesday, October 13 at 3 pm – 2100 D McKeldin Library –­ Please RSVP to scholarships@umd.edu as space is limited
If you are interested but unable to attend, please write to scholarships@umd.edu to be enrolled in our CLS Resource site on ELMS and include your umd.edu email address in your reply or RSVP.
Application Deadline: Mid-November 2015, date to be announced shortly.
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/