Each year, the Olmsted Scholar Program offers educational grants for two years of graduate study in a foreign language and other educational experiences in a foreign country to competitively selected career line officers from the four branches of the U.S. military.
Boren Awards, an initiative of the NSEP, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad.
Boren award recipient Philip Baites, a student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, won the IES 2018 Study Abroad Film Festival with his music video "Tangier to Casablanca."
Learn more about scholarships for language study and study abroad, offered through the Departments of Defense, State, and Education.
Find out more about our newest CultureReady Basics courses.
International Education Week is November 18-22. How do you plan to celebrate?
From video cooking classes to guest lecturers, universities are looking at new ways to bring cultural exchanges to students.
A Boren program representative describes methods of dealing with culture shock.
A Boren program representative discusses strategies for dealing with mental exhaustion.
A Peace Corps member discusses taking mental breaks with living abroad.