Critical Language Scholarship information session – October 29 @ 6:30pm

Join Esha Bera and Jay Forrester from the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) – – to discuss the programs available for summer 2021 and the application process!

Thursday, October 29, 2020
6:30 – 7:30pm CDT
Passcode: 157334 (you will be prompted to enter this on joining the meeting)

Zoom information session for UW-Madison students – undergrads & grad students both! – interested in learning more about the summer language learning & funding available thru the Critical Language Scholarship program.

The CLS Program is part of a U.S. government effort to expand dramatically the number of Americans studying and mastering critical foreign languages. Summer 2021 languages offered are:

Azerbaijani *
Bangla *
Hindi *
Indonesian *
Persian *
Punjabi *
Swahili *
Turkish *
Urdu *

Languages marked (*) above are offered at all levels, including beginning – other languages require some level of prior exposure; noted on the CLS website @

Complete details online @ – applications are due November 17, 2020.

Questions? Contact the UW-Madison’s CLS representative, Mark Lilleleht @