The U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is an intensive overseas language program. This is a full scholarship, covering tuition, travel, and daily needs. Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at The Ohio State is the administrator of the CLS East Asian Languages programs including Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Indonesian for the Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs (ECA), U.S. Department of State. Our partner, Ohio University manages the CLS Indonesia program. To apply for the program, visit the Critical Language Scholarship Program website for details.