[Soasiastudents] Amazing Opportunity: Bangla
snodgras at u.washington.edu
Thu Nov 18 13:44:24 PST 2010
Amazing funding & travel opportunities!
*Study Bengali at UW in Winter 2011*
Register for BENGALI 312 in Winter 2011 to start a year-long sequence in
By Summer 2011 you will become eligible to apply for:
· Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships: Pays full UW tuition
and provides a stipend for year long and for summer study. · Critical
Language Study Fellowships: Study in Dhaka, Bangladesh or Kolkata, India
with full travel and stipend paid.
Bengali is spoken by 300 million people in the world.
Bengali is spoken in Bangladesh, home of Grameen Bank and its successful
micro-credit programs. Bengali is spoken in West Bengal, India home of
successful social programs for people’s participation in politics. Alumni of
the UW Bengali and other language programs now work in the US Foreign
Service, Development NGOS, Journalism, and Universities around the world. GIVE
YOURSELF THE CHANCE TOO!
To Register: BENG 312 ELEMENTARY BENGALI (MTWThF 1130-1220)
"New students interested in joining Bengali 312 should contact Nandini
Abedin <abedin at u.washington.edu> as soon as possible about learning the
script prior to the beginning of the quarter."
For more information contact: Keith Snodgrass (snodgras at uw.edu)
Associate Director and Outreach Coordinator
South Asia Center, Box 353650
Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-3650
e: snodgras at uw.edu
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