Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Information Session (Graduate)

Washington, D.C., DC

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The Office of Graduate Student Assistantships and Fellowships (OGSAF) is pleased to host a Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Information Session for GW graduate students. A CLS representative will be presenting at the session and will be available to answer questions about the scholarship. You must be a U.S. Citizen to be eligible to apply for the scholarship.

Thursday, October 10, 2013 | 4:30PM

Cloyd Heck Marvin Center
800 21st Street, NW
Room 405 (4th Floor)
Washington, DC 20052

The CLS Program is part of a U.S. government effort to expand dramatically the number of Americans studying and mastering critically needed foreign languages. The Critical Language Scholarship provides fully-funded group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for seven to ten weeks for U.S. citizen undergraduate, Masters and Ph.D. students in the following languages:

  • Arabic, Persian: Advanced Beginning, Intermediate or Advanced level;
  • Azerbaijani, Bangla, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu: Beginning, Advanced Beginning, Intermediate or Advanced level;
  • Chinese, Japanese, Russian: Intermediate or Advanced level.

For more information about CLS, please visit: The deadline for the application is 15 November 2013.

If you are a GW graduate student and unable to attend the information session, please contact for more information.