How Words Shape People
Understanding Business Russian Through Proverbs
FREE • Open to high school seniors and college freshmen
The STARTALK Intensive Russian Language Scholarship Program, sponsored by the National Security Agency’s National Cryptologic University, is providing language training programs to meet the national security and defense priorities of our nation.
Russian lessons will be led by experienced language instructors who have participated in UCF’s STARTALK program for the last six years.
The program consists of 4 parts:
Part 1: Jan. 23 – May 23, 2023
90-minute online lessons once a week.
Part 2: June 12-30, 2023
Russian Language Camp
Camp will take place at the University of Central Florida in Orlando. Housing and meals will be provided.
Part 3: Sep. 19, 2023 – Apr. 4, 2024
60-minute online lessons once a week.
Part 4: April 23, 2024
Exam and Graduation
In order to be eligible for graduation, students must have successfully participated in and completed all parts of the program.
- Receive college credit (applies to multiple degrees and programs).
- Reach intermediate-level proficiency and skip beginning-level courses.
- Use language skills for federal government jobs.
- Make a competitive and unique addition to your résumé with official program certificate.
- Network with a diverse group of students interested in Eastern European languages and cultures.