Full Scholarship Opportunity to Study Arabic Next Summer
The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) announced its Summer Arabic Language and Media (SALAM) program, a fully-funded intensive Arabic language scholarship program. SALAM 2019 will be held at the Sultan Qaboos College for Teaching Arabic Language to Non-native Speakers in Manah, Oman. This intensive Arabic language program will allow students to gain a deeper knowledge of Arabic, while becoming familiar with Omani history and culture.
- Classes are held 8 am to 1:30 pm Sunday through Thursday (Friday and Saturday are the weekend in Oman).
- Students will study Modern Standard Arabic and media Arabic. In addition to classroom language instruction, students will have access to Omani peer language partners, organized weekend trips around Oman, extracurricular activities, and weekly lectures.
- Students will be housed in shared student housing. The program also provides three meals a day, transportation to and from student housing and the university, internet access, and onsite laundry and gym facilities.
- Funding decisions will be made based on the strength of the application and its relevance to SQCC’s mission of fostering understanding between the U.S. and Oman.
For more information, visit the SQCC website. Applications due December 31, 2018.