A service of the University Honors Program for all KU undergraduates

Critical Languages Scholarship

Critical Language Scholarships cover all costs of attending Intensive Summer Institutes through the United States Department of State.

Languages offered include: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Turkish, and Urdu.  Students in all fields are eligible to apply after two semesters of college; additional criteria depend on the language being studied.
•    National deadline in mid-November
•    See Events for info session information.

For more information see the Critical Languages Scholarship national website.

 


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40% of students in the University Honors Program conduct research before graduation
9 to 1: Average ratio of KU honors students to faculty advisors
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60% of University Honors Program students study abroad
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Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
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