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Summer Intensive Language Study Programs



SEASSI is an eight-week intensive language training program for undergraduates, graduate students and professionals. It has been held since 1983 and hosted by UW-Madison in 1994-1995 and then since 2000. Instruction is offered for academic credit in eight languages at the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year levels: Burmese, Filipino, Hmong, Indonesian, Khmer, Lao, Thai, and Vietnamese.

Application Deadline: Applications out now

Consortium for the Teaching of Indonesian (COTI)

A nine-week intensive program in advanced Indonesian, hosted by several institutions throughout Indonesia and Malaysia. This immersion program focuses on advanced-level Indonesian language acquisition. The program consists of a structured academic program of four hours of language instruction four mornings per week and two-three hours of arts and cultural activities one afternoon per week plus a weekly field trip.

Application Deadline: Deadline has passed for the year

US-INDO Summer Language Study

US-INDO runs an intensive ten-week language and general studies program held at Gadjah Mada University for U.S. students selected in a competitive application process.

Application Deadline: Deadline has passed for the year

Advanced Study of Khmer

ASK is an intensive six-week training in Khmer language-culture held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The program is administered by Khmer Language Program at the University of Hawai'i, and in collaboration with the Royal University of Phnom-Penh, Cambodia.

Application Deadline: March 29, 2019

The Critical Language Scholarship Program

CLS is a fully funded summer overseas language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and building relationships between the people of the United States and other countries.

Application DeadlineDeadline has passed for the year