Russian Overseas Flagship Program

The Russian Overseas Flagship Program was established in 2004 to address the critical need for U.S. professionals able to speak, read, understand, and write Russian at the highest levels of functional proficiency. The program is open to advanced-level learners of Russian who are committed to attaining "professional" or "distinguished-level" language proficiency (ILR 3, 3+, 4/ACTFL "Superior" or “Distinguished” levels) through an intensive nine-month language training program tailored to their professional interests and academic specialization.

Contact Name: Gennady Babankov

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 202-833-7522

Deadline Date: 
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
  • Advanced Russian 
Program Length Details: 
  • August 20, 2013-May 31, 2014

Academic Year 2012-13, Domestic Flagship students: $25,865

Academic Year 2012-13, at-large students: $27,865

Cost Includes:

  • Tuition
  • Room and board (except lunches on weekdays)
  • Cultural events
  • Excursions
  • Orientation
  • Registration
  • Visas
  • Airfare
  • Health insurance
Funded by: 
  • The Defense Language and National Security Education Office
  • Institute of International Education
  • The Language Flagship
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