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Critical Language Scholarship Program

Deadline Extended

The Summer 2016 CLS application is now available. Applications are due Monday, November 23, 2015, at 5:00 PM Eastern Time Monday, November 30, 2015, at 5:00 PM Eastern Time.

You may download a PDF copy of the 2016 application at Sample Copy of Online Application

For information about the CLS Program, please visit www.clscholarship.org

CLS is a program of the United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Recruitment and selection are administered by American Councils for International Education.

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