NOW OPEN | CASA Fellowship Application

NOW OPEN | CASA Fellowship Application


The Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) has posted the application for the 2018-19 CASA I Fellowships for advanced Arabic language study. The application deadline is Monday, January 22, 2018. Please see the website for full program details and application information.

CASA offers advanced level training in Arabic language and culture to qualified American students at The American University in Cairo and Qasid Arabic Institute in Amman (pending the security and funding for each location). Applicants to the CASA programs must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and should have a minimum of 3 years of formal instruction in Arabic prior to joining CASA.

This advanced language and cultural immersion program is 9 months, from September through May, and the application requires that all applicants take the ACTFL exam for Reading, Listening and Writing.  

Deadlines / Exam Dates:
§ Application deadline is Monday, January 22, 2018.
§  Reading and Listening Exams will be completed online any time before February 16, 2018 at a time of your choosing with a remote proctor.
§  The Writing Exam can be taken on one of the following dates: February 7, 8, 9, or 16, 2018. An in-person proctor is required for this exam, so the date should be coordinated with your proctor.

Download the printable PDF announcement.