Foreign Languages and Studies

Foreign Languages and Studies


The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages provides vision, leadership, and support for quality teaching and learning of languages.

1001 N. Fairfax Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314-1587
Tel: (703) 894-2900
Fax: (703) 894-2905

The Center for Applied Linguistics promotes language learning and cultural understanding by providing research, resources, and policy analysis.

4646 40th Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20016-1859
Tel: (202) 362-0700
Fax: (202) 362-3740

The Critical Language Scholarship Program offers overseas cultural and language immersion programs for American undergraduate and graduate students.

American Councils for International Education, 1828 L Street, NW, Suite 1200
Washington, D.C. 20036-5136
Tel: (877) 257-9922
Tel: (202) 833-7522

The Modern Language Association is a leading advocate for the study and teachings of languages and linguistics and provides professional resources for teachers and scholars.

85 Broad Street, Suite 500
New York, NY 10004-2434
Tel: (646) 576-5000
Fax: (646) 458-0030

The National Foreign Language Center offers summer training programs, known as STARTALK, for language students and teachers.

University of Maryland
5600 Rivertech Court, Suite K
College Park, MD 20737
Tel: (301) 405-9828
Fax: (301) 405-9829

The National Security Language Initiative for Youth offers merit-based scholarships for overseas language immersion programs for high school students and recent high school graduates.

Tel: (866) 790-2086