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Monday, December 9, 2013
South Asia Summer Language Institute Applications are Open
All SASLI classes take
place during the eight-week summer session from June 16- August 8. Classroom
instruction will be scheduled for four hours a day, Monday through Friday. All
SASLI students are expected to attend class daily. Students registering for
SASLI are required to choose one South Asian language at either the elementary
or intermediate level. Language offered include:Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Malayalam, Marathi, Pashto, Sanskrit,
Sindhi, Sinhala, Tamil, Telugu, Tibetan, and Urdu.
The schedule will
enable students to complete two intensive semester courses (equivalent to one
academic year of study). Students will receive a total of 8 credits from the
University of Wisconsin – Madison for the SASLI summer session.
Invoices will be
issued from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Bursar’s office and should be
paid in full by the deadline. Please see the SASLI website for the current
program fee. The fee does not include text books or living expenses. Housing
& Living Costs SASLI students will be responsible for making their own
living arrangements in Madison for the duration of the summer session. Students
are also responsible for all living costs incurred during their stay in
Madison. Please refer to the SASLI website for local housing links and
information on summer dorms.
All applicants who
submit a complete SASLI application are eligible to receive a $1000 Fee
Remission. There are
some restrictions on combined funding. See the SASLI website for more
Foreign Language and
Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS), provided by the U.S. Department of Education,
are available to current and prospective graduate students who wish to attend
SASLI. For information on the procedures and deadlines for FLAS applications at
their home institutions, students should contact their local advisors. For
students in institutions that do not offer FLAS, please see the SASLI website
for more funding information.
A limited number of full
or partial Scholarships are available for the summer session. See the SASLI
website for application materials and information.
Students must apply
for admission to the SASLI program online via the SASLI web site. Please note
that there is a nonrefundable application fee. For more information on
deadlines and application procedures, see the SASLI website. The deadline is April 1.
www.sasli.wisc.edu University of Wisconsin-Madison 203 Ingram Hall 115 Observatory Drive 608-261-1194