Resources for Language Learning and Studying Abroad

Whether you are just beginning your research into language learning and study abroad opportunities, or have been interested in both for some time, the resources below may be helpful.


Social Media

Follow NSLI-Y on our social media channels.

  • NSLI-Y on Facebook - Become a fan of the NSLI-Y Facebook page to get application updates, stay informed about the latest news and research related to language learning and study abroad, and pose questions to NSLI-Y staff.
  • NSLI-Y on Twitter - Follow @NSLI-Y to get updates on the 2020-2021 application and  connect with others interested in NSLI-Y and language learning. Use #NSLIY in your tweets!
  • NSLI-Y Alumni on Facebook - Join the Ask NSLI-Y Alumni Facebook group to connect with fellow applicants and NSLI-Y alumni, chat with the NSLI-Y community about language learning and study abroad, and prepare for the exciting exchange experiences ahead of you!
  • NSLI-Y on Instagram - Follow nsliy to view inspiring photos that showcase the NSLI-Y application, program, and alumni experience. Use #NSLIY in relevant posts and you may be reposted!
  • NSLI-Y on Snapchat - Follow NSLI-Y under the username nsliforyouth to see application tips, fun glimpses into the day-to-day life on a NSLI-Y program, and more.

Language Study

Explore resources and other language study opportunities for languages less commonly-taught in the United States.


Study Abroad

Learn more about NSLI-Y destinations and how to be prepared for a study abroad experience.


NSLI-Y does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of gender identity, race, national origin, sexual orientation, religion, disability, political opinion, or economic and social standing. Find helpful resources related to diversity issues in study abroad.


Career and Volunteer Opportunities

Below are some career options that value and utilize language skills.

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