Scholarships for Summer Intensive Language Study!!



The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is a funded by the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The CLS Program offers intensive summer language institutes abroad in thirteen "critical need" foreign languages. CLS is an overseas, group-based program that takes place each summer. In a seven to ten week program, CLS Program institutes cover approximately one academic year of university-level language coursework.  


A representative from CLS will visit ODU on Monday, October 21st to speak with students about this program. The following events are open to all students:


Information Session:  2008 Dragas Hall, 1:30-2:30pm

Information Table: North Mall, Webb Center, 2:30 - 4:00pm


"Critical Need" languages include:




Eligibility: US citizen, enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program for at least 2 semesters at time of application, must be at least 18 years old to participate.


DEADLINE :  NOVEMBER 15, 2013 (full application must be submitted by 8:00pm EST). Learn more at


Questions? Contact Campus Advisor Allison Wiggins in International Programs at


Posted By: Allison Wiggins
Date: Fri Sep 27 09:44:30 EDT 2013