Critical Language Scholarship

Intensive Summer Institutes

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Campus Process and Checklist

Although students may apply directly for this award without involving the National Fellowships Advisor, those who wish to receive support are asked to comply with the following timeline and to give the Fellowships Advisor a copy of their final application.

  Task(s) to Complete
Summer/Fall read about the CLS award and Summer Institutes on CLS website; read the Information for Applicants section thoroughly; attend campus information session/contact the National Fellowships Advisor to discuss application; contact potential recommenders; order transcripts; draft essays and send as one Word document, including prompt, to the National Fellowships Advisor for feedback
 October create an account as soon as the application opens; begin entering information in application form; you may save as you go
Nov 25 submit all materials to CLS by deadline; send pdf version of application to the National Fellowships Advisor
February/March applicants notified; language skills evaluated; assignments made