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American Councils for International Education is pleased to announce the 2011 Intensive Summer Language Institutes Program taking place next summer in Alexandria, Egypt and Changchun, China.  The Intensive Summer Language Institutes provide fully funded fellowships for U.S. classroom teachers to spend six weeks overseas studying intermediate and advanced-level Arabic and Mandarin Chinese.  The program targets current K-12 teachers and community college instructors of Arabic and Chinese, as well as students enrolled in education programs preparing them to teach these languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and non-native speakers of Arabic and Chinese in order to qualify.  This U.S. Government language program is sponsored by the http://exchanges.state.gov/ href="http://exchanges.state.govBureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State and administered by American Councils for International Education: ACTR/ACCELS.

Participants in the Intensive Summer Language Institutes receive ten hours of graduate credit through Bryn Mawr College. Previous program participants have thrived on the Summer Language Institutes’ many opportunities for curriculum building and professional development.  The sites in China (Northeast Normal University) and Egypt (Alexandria University), highly conducive to language learning, provide a myriad of activities to encourage language acquisition through cultural immersion.  In addition to daily intensive language training, participants enjoy cultural activities and excursions designed to reinforce classroom material.  Returned alumni are eligible for additional funding for relevant follow-on activities that promote program goals.

The program application, benefits, and detailed application instructions are located online at http://apps.americancouncils.org/isli2011.  In addition to the online form, applicants are asked to provide official transcripts, two reference letters, and a medical form.  All materials are due on March 4, 2011. Please do not hesitate to contact Alena Palevitz, whose contact info is provided below if you have additional questions about the application process.

Alena Palevitz apalevitz@americancouncils.org
Program Officer, Teacher Programs,
Arabic and Chinese Intensive Summer Language Institutes
American Councils for International Education: ACTR/ACCELS
www.americancouncils.org and http://apps.americancouncils.org/isli2011
1828 L Street, NW, Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 202.833.7522
Fax: 202.833.7523


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51) BELL LABS FELLOWSHIPS FOR UNDERREPRESENTED MINORITIES
http://www.bell-labs.com/fellowships/CRFP/info.html

52) Student Inventors Scholarships
http://www.invent.org/collegiate/

53) Student Video Scholarships
http://www.christophers.org/vidcon2k.html

54) Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships
http://www.coca cola scholars.org/programs.html

55) Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships
http://holocaust.hklaw.com/

56) Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
http://www.aynrand.org/contests/

57) Brand Essay Competition
http://www.instituteforbrandleadership.org

58) Gates Millennium Scholarships (major)
http://www.gmsp.org/

59) Xerox Scholarships for Students
http://www2.xerox.com/

60) Sports Scholarships and Internships
http://www.ncaa.org/

61) National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)
http://www.nabj.org/html/studentsvcs.html

62) Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)
http://www.aphis.usda.gov/mb/mrphr/jobs/stw.html

63) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/sk_v6.cfm

65) Presidential Freedom Scholarships
http://www.nationalservice.org/scholarships/

66) Microsoft Scholarship Program
http://www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships/minority.asp

67) WiredScholar Free Scholarship Search
http://www.wiredscholar.com

68) Hope Scholarships &Lifetime Credits
http://www.ed.gov/inits/hope/

69) William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students
http://www.apsanet.org/PS/grants/aspen3.cfm

70) Multiple List of Minority Scholarships
http://gehon.ir.miami.edu/financial-assistance/Scholarship/black.html

71) Guaranteed Scholarships
http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/

72) BOEING scholarships (some HBCU connects)
http://www.boeing.com/companyoffices/educationrelations/scholarships/

73) ROTC Military Scholarships (Navy, Army, Marines, Airforce)
http://www.todaysmilitary.com/chart_mil_rotc.html

74) Easley National Scholarship Program
http://www.naas.org/senior.htm

75) Maryland Artists Scholarships
http://www.maef.org

76) Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship
(for AA students in South Florida)
http://www.jackituckfield.org/

77) Historically Black College &University Scholarships
http://www.iesabroad.org/info/hbcu.htm

78) Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students
http://www.beanactuary.org/minority/scholarships.htm

79) International Students Scholarships & Aid Help
http://www.iefa.org/

80) College Board Scholarship Search
http://cbweb10p.collegeboard.org/fundfinder/html/fundfind01.html

81) Burger King Scholarship Program
http://www.bkscholars.csfa.org/

82) Siemens Westinghouse Competition
http://www.siemens-foundation.org/>

83) GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds
http://www.lulac.org/Programs/Scholar.html

84) CollegeNet's Scholarship Database
http://mach25.collegenet.com/cgi-bin/M25/index

85) Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid
http://www.aflcio.org/scholarships/scholar.htm

86) Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways

87) 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel
http://www.blackexcel.org/25scholarships.htm

88) Scholarship &Financial Aid Help
http://www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm>

89) Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group)
http://www.efg.net/link_scholarship.htm

90) FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form & Info)
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

91) Aid &Resources For Re-Entry Students
http://www.back2college.com/

92) Scholarships and Fellowships
http://www.osc.cuny.edu/sep/links.html

93) Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies
http://www.paralegals.org/Choice/2000west.htm

94) HBCU "Packard" Sit ABroad Scholarships (for study around the world)
http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/packard_nomination.html

95) Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
http://ccmi.uchicago.edu/schl1.html>

96 INROADS internships
http://www.inroads.org/

97) ACT-SO EURoeOlympics of the Mind" Scholarships
http://www.naacp.org/work/actso/act-so.shtml

98) Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships
http://www.baeo.org/options/privatelyfinanced.jsp

99) ScienceNet Scholarship Listing
http://www.sciencenet.emory.edu/undergrad/scholarships.html

100) Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide
http://cuinfo.cornell.edu/Student/GRFN/list.phtml?category=MINORITIES

101) RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS AT OXFORD
http://www.rhodesscholar.org/info.html

102) The Roothbert Scholarship Fund
http://www.roothbertfund.org/scholarships

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