The Critical Languages Institute at Arizona State University’s Melikian Center

Accepting applications for its 2019 summer language programs in Arizona and abroad.

The Critical Languages Institute at Arizona State University’s Melikian Center is accepting applications for its 2019 summer language programs in Arizona and abroad.

CLI offers intensive courses in 12 less-commonly-taught languages, including: Albanian, Armenian, BCS, Hebrew, Indonesian, Macedonian, Persian, Polish, Russian, Turkish, Ukrainian, and Uzbek.

CLI students pay a flat fee of $1,500 to earn up to 13 semester credits, in addition to study-abroad fees if they opt to study overseas.

Generous scholarships are available for undergraduate students, graduate students, and non-students:

-          Department of State Title VIII Fellowships for graduate students in selected languages

-          ROTC Project GO Scholarships for selected languages

-          Melikian Scholarships for all languages

-          Language-specific support for Albanian, Armenian, Polish, Ukrainian, and Uzbek

 See https://cli.asu.edu for details and to apply.

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CRITICAL LANGUAGES INSTITUTE at Arizona State University’s Melikian Center

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COMBINATION COURSES

2 months intensive study at ASU with optional 1 month study abroad, providing 8–13 academic credits.

 

  -   Albanian – (ASU + Tirana)

  -   Armenian – (ASU + Yerevan)

  -   Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian – (ASU + Sarajevo)

  -   Hebrew – (ASU only)

  -   Indonesian – (ASU + Bali)

  -   Macedonian – (ASU only)

  -   Persian – (ASU only)

  -   Polish – (ASU only)

  -   Russian – (ASU + Bishkek)

  -   Turkish – (ASU only)

  -   Ukrainian – (ASU + Kyiv)

  -   Uzbek – (ASU only)

Sessions in ASU include daily co-curricular programming, grant mentoring, job recruiting, and career planning opportunities.

Sessions abroad feature academically challenging study, extensive co-curricular programming integrated into academic coursework, including 1-on-1 or small-group training by local activity guides.

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OVERSEAS PROGRAMS

2-month intensive programs providing 8–10 academic credits

  -  Albanian (Tirana)               2nd-year and up

  -  Armenian (Yerevan)          2nd-year and up

  -  BCS (Sarajevo)                    2nd-year and up

  -  Indonesian (Denpasar)     2nd-year and up

  -  Russian (Bishkek)               2nd–4th-year

  -  Russian (St. Petersburg)   4th–6th-year

  -  Ukrainian (Kyiv)                  2nd-year

 

Programs feature homestays, extensive co-curricular programming, integrated into academic coursework and conducted in 1-on1 or small-group format by local activity guides.

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APPLICATION DEADLINE (for scholarships and funding): JANUARY 25, 2019

APPLICATION AND FULL DETAILS:  https://cli.asu.edu

APPLICATION QUESTIONS: CLI@ASU.EDU

Best regards,

Andrew

Andrew Gunn

Assistant Director of Training & Education

The Melikian Center: Russian, Eurasian and East European Studies

Arizona State University

T (480) 965-4188 |F (480)-965-1700

andrewgunn@asu.edu | melikian.asu.edu