Eurasian Regional Language Program (ERLP)

Degree Level: Undergrad, or Post UG, or Graduate

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Arts & Humanities, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: International

Duration: Short term (less than one year), or One year

Deadlines: October. Please check website below for the specific date.

Description:

The Eurasian Regional Language (ERLP) Program provides graduate students, advanced undergraduates, scholars, and working professionals with intensive individualized instruction in the languages of Eurasia. Participants may enroll in semester, academic year, or summer programs. All courses are conducted by expert faculty from leading local universities and educational institutions.

American Councils currently offers study abroad programs in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Ukraine. Participants can study Armenian, Azeri, Buryat, Chechen, Georgian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Persian (Dari, Farsi, Tajiki), Romanian, Tatar, Turkmen, Tuvan, Ukrainian, Uzbek or Yakut.

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.

Visit the Eurasian Regional Language Program site.

Award Details

Duration: semester, academic year, or summer programs

Location: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Ukraine

Additional Qualifications: one year of college-level study in the target language, Russian, or a language related to the target language