English for Heritage Language Speakers (EHLS) Scholarship

Applications now accepted for the EHLS Scholarship Program at Georgetown University

Native speakers of critical languages are in high demand in the U.S. government. EHLS trains advanced English speakers to be effective communicators and strong candidates for federal jobs.

All EHLS participants receive a full scholarship from the National Security Education Program (NSEP) that includes tuition and a living stipend.

The 2022 EHLS Program is open to US Citizens who are native speakers of:

Arabic

Korean

Somali

Azerbaijani

Kurdish

Tajik

Balochi

Kyrgyz

Tamashek

Bambara

Mandarin

Thai

Dari

Pashto

Turkish

Hausa

Persian Farsi

Urdu

Hindi

Punjabi

Uzbek

Kazakh

Russian

Vietnamese

 

The deadline to apply is 5pm EDT on July 8, 2021 contact mcm36@georgetown.edu for more information.