This six-week program offers a unique opportunity for students to study intensive Ukrainian language and area studies (political transition, society, economics, and culture) in Lviv, Ukraine.
The Kansas University Lviv Language Institute is open to students interested in learning Ukrainian and expanding their expertise in East and Central European studies. No previous language experience is required.
During the six-week summer program, students are enrolled in intensive Ukrainian language and area studies courses at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, where they also learn about the history, politics, economics, and culture of Ukraine and East Central Europe. Whether you are a student with a specific Ukrainian-track focus or a European generalist, this faculty-led program is designed to give you regional expertise.
The program is open to graduate and undergraduate students from any ccredited U.S. college or university who have a stated interested in learning Ukrainian – no previous language study required. Minimum 2.5 GPA required (exceptions considered after submission of a petition). Kansas University students are eligible to apply for the Jarosewycz Family Scholarship for Ukrainian language study. This scholarship awards up to $3,000 for Ukrainian language study this summer in Lviv, Ukraine. The scholarship is administered by the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies (CREES).
For more information please contact:
Dr. Oleksandra Wallo, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Wescoe Hall, Room 2139
You can also visit program's website for further information.
The application deadline is March 1st, 2017.