To improve his Arabic skills, IR student David Leestma will be spending the summer intensively studying Arabic, paid for by the U.S. Department of State's Critical Language Scholarship. This is a competitive scholarship, awarded to select undergraduate and graduate students. Congratulations, David!
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GVSU students interested in applying for such nationally competitive scholarship opportunities as the Critical Language Scholarship are encouraged to contact Amanda Cuevas, Director of the Frederik Meijer Office of Fellowships, 230 Mary Idema Pew Library, (616) 331-2699, or firstname.lastname@example.org. The next CLS application will open in the fall with a mid-November 2014 deadline.