University Students

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

The Gilman International Scholarship Program offers a competition for awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000. The Scholarships are worth $5000, plus an additional $3000 for critical languages. For more information please visit http://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-Program.


Center for Arabic Study Abroad
CASA
For more information visit http://www.utexas.edu/cola/centers/casa/.

SMART and Academic Competitiveness Grants
http://www.ifap.ed.gov/dpcletters/GEN0606.html

 

Critical Language Scholarship

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) institutes provide fully-funded group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for seven to ten weeks for U.S. citizen undergraduate, Master’s and Ph.D. students.
  • Arabic, Persian: Advanced beginning, intermediate or advanced level;
  • Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu: Beginning, intermediate or advanced level;
  • Chinese, Japanese, Russian: Intermediate or advanced level.
The CLS Program is part of a U.S. government effort to expand dramatically the number of Americans studying and mastering critical need foreign languages. Students of diverse disciplines and majors are encouraged to apply here http://www.clscholarship.org/.