The State Department is accepting applications for its summer 2011 Critical Language Scholarship program for overseas intensive institutes in 13 critical need foreign languages, including several South Asian languages. The programs provide fully-funded (including travel from the U.S., room and board) group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for 7-10 weeks. U.S. citizens who are current undergraduate and graduate students in any field are eligible. The deadline is November 15, 2010.
More information is available at: http://www.clscholarship.org/ .