Workshop to help students applying for Critical Language Scholarships

Anne Wallen, Assistant Director for National Scholarships and Fellowships with the University Honors Program will lead a workshop to help students applying for Critical Language Scholarships.

CLS (Critical Language Scholarship) Application Workshop
Thursday, November 6, 1:00-3:00 pm, 318 Bailey Hall

The deadline for the 2015 CLS Scholarships is fast approaching (Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 8:00 PM Eastern Time). This intensive workshop will be led by Anne Wallen, Assistant Director, National Scholarships and Fellowships with the University Honors Program. The workshop is intended to help students applying for CLS (Critical Language Scholarships) for the 2015 term who have already begun their application essays. You must bring a completed draft of your essay to the session. This opportunity is open to all KU undergraduate students intending to apply for CLS for the upcoming cycle. Registration is required. Please email Anne Wallen to reserve your seat at the workshop 

The Critical Language Scholarship Program seeks participants from a variety of fields, backgrounds, and career paths, with the goal of building a cadre of Americans who speak critical languages at high levels in government, business, arts and culture, science and engineering, health and medicine, education, research, and other fields.

The CLS Program is a nationally competed award open to all eligible U.S. undergraduate and graduate students in every field.

The thirteen CLS languages are: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Turkish, and Urdu.

Please visit the CLS website for full information:


Posted by Adrienne Landry on November 5, 2014