In this section, you will find resources for learners at all levels, from study tips to internship, scholarship and job opportunities.
Study Tips for Languages
- Brandeis students advice for beginners (3:48 video)
- Brandeis students on language learning (3:45 video)
- Polyglots on learning language
Scholarships for Language Study
- Boren Awards for students of critical languages
- Critical Language Scholarships (federally funded summer in-country study)
- Fulbright Program (for recent graduates, current MA and PhD students, artists and scholars)
Student Clubs and Initiatives
If you want to immerse yourself in different cultures, explore Brandeis student clubs and campus organizations that promote diverse languages and cultures, pluralism and interculturalism.
Brandeis encourages all students interested in a language to seek opportunities for study abroad or intensive summer programs in the country. You can explore information and resources on the Office of Study Abroad page:
Language Advocacy Organizations and Initiatives
Language rights are human rights! If you would like to be involved in advocacy efforts to advance language education and promote bilingualism or volunteer as a translator or teacher, explore the links below.
- Joint National Committee for Languages (get involved in raising public awareness of the positive benefits of multilingualism)
- Lead With Languages (learn how knowing a second language gives you a boost up the ladder to success)
- Translation Volunteer Opportunities (eight ways to serve the world as a volunteer translator)