Virtual NSLI-Y will be offered in Fall 2023 (Sept – Nov) and in Winter 2024 (Jan – March). There will be two separate application cycles. Students may only take part in one Virtual NSLI-Y program.

Winter 2024 Key Dates

  • Application open:  September 2023
  • Application deadline: October 23, 2023 (Recommendation due by October 26, 2023)
  • Notification of Status and Placement: Late November 2023
  • Pre-program requirements: December 2023 – January 2024
  • Program dates: January 7, 2024 – March 17, 2024 (exact program start/end dates will vary based on class schedule)
  • Post-program requirements: March 2024

Program Application for Winter 2024

Please be sure to review the program Eligibility and Participation Requirements, FAQs, and Terms & Conditions before applying for Virtual NSLI-Y.

The Virtual NSLI-Y Winter 2024 application is now closed. The application cycle for the Fall 2024 Virtual NSLI-Y program will begin in May 2024.


Note: You will be redirected to the American Councils for International Education system at Create an account if you do not already have one and be sure to read the Tips at the bottom of the login page. Please pay attention to announcements on the application site about upcoming site maintenance windows.