NSLI-Y is part of a U.S. government initiative that prepares American citizens to be leaders in a global world. Now more than ever, it is important that Americans have the necessary linguistic skills and cultural knowledge to promote international dialogue and support American engagement abroad. NSLI-Y aims to provide opportunities to American youth that will spark a lifetime interest in foreign languages and cultures.
NSLI-Y programs offer intensive language immersion in a variety of locations around the world. Beginners are welcome to apply for any of the target languages; previous language experience is not required.
Scholarships are available for students to learn the following languages:
Programs may take place in the following locations:
China, Estonia, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Korea, Latvia, Moldova, Morocco, Russia, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Turkey, and other locations around the world.
The locations listed above are expected to host NSLI-Y programs in 2018, if conditions allow. The 2017 Turkish programs have been suspended, but will resume in 2018 if conditions permit. All program locations are subject to change.
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