Um, why didn’t I know about this when I was still in school?
Apparently, the U.S. Department of State sponsors the Critical Language Scholarship Program, a super competitive opportunity for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study one of 13 foreign languages over a summer. Fully-funded. The application for summer 2015 is now open and closes on November 12.
- Arabic *
- Persian *
- Chinese **
- Japanese **
- Russian **
* requires one year of prior study
** requires two years of prior study