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Eurasian Regional Language Program, The American Councils
TERLP provides high-quality language instruction, specially designed cultural programs, and expert logistical support to participants studying the languages of Central Asia, the South Caucasus, Russia, Ukraine, and Moldova.
The Eurasian Regional Language Program (ERLP) offers intensive, highly-individualized instruction in more than 15 Eurasian languages, including Armenian, Azeri, Dari, Farsi, Georgian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Romanian, Ukrainian, and Uzbek. Through homestays, cultural activities, and conversation partners, participants enjoy an unprecedented opportunity to immerse themselves in daily local life while receiving ongoing support and guidance from American Councils expert, overseas staff.
Applications for the Eurasian Regional Language Program are due on or before the following deadlines
Summer - February 15
Fall - March 15
Academic Year - March 15
Spring - October 15
Student applies directly
Eligible to Apply:
Undergraduate: Sophomore, Junior or Senior
Graduate: At any level
Study / Research Abroad
Academic Year (Undergraduate)
Academic Year (Graduate)
Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Foreing Language, Study Abroad
At least two semesters of college-level instruction or the equivalent in the target language, Russian or a related language
July 18, 2018