Working professionals, graduate students, or advanced undergraduates who have completed one year of college-level study in the target language, Russian, or a language related to the target language are eligible to apply. Must be 18 or older to apply.
Academic Year, Semester, or Summer
Will be announced in late December 2012. Roundtrip international airfare is not included in the program fee.
Summer Program: February 15
Spring Semester: October 1
Fall Semester: March 15
Academic Year: March 15
Partial financial aid is available through American Councils for graduate students and working professionals who wish to participate in this program; all financial aid applicants are considered for merit scholarships.
The American Councils Eurasian Regional Language program provides graduate students, advanced undergraduates, scholars, and working professionals with intensive individualized instruction in the languages of Eurasia. Participants may in enroll in semester, academic year, or summer programs. All courses are conducted by expert faculty from leading local universities and educational
Recent participants have studied:
Armenian in Yerevan
Azeri in Baku
Georgian and Chechen in Tbilisi
Kazakh in Almaty
Persian (Farsi/Tajiki/Dari) and Uzbek in Dushanbe
Romanian in Chisinau
Ukrainian in Kyiv
Programs are also available for the study of Buryat, Kyrgyz, Tatar, Turkmen, Tuvan, and Yakut. Please note that some languages are offered in more than one country. (Students seeking to study languages not listed here should contact the American Councils outbound office.)
For more detailed program information and application, please visit the official program website: Go to www.aeurasiaabroad.org.