Suggested Summer Programs


Chinese Studies

Huayu Enrichment Scholarship offers scholarships for students to undertake Huayu courses in Taiwan.

Taiwan-United States Sister Relations Alliance (TUSA) offers opportunities for Chinese Language Learning and Taiwanese Cultural Experience. 

Fudan International Summer Session helps students achieve multicultural understanding, establish a global vision, and get connected with peers from all over the world.

Classical and Latin Studies

Calder Classics offers intensive beginner and intermediate Latin and Greek summer programs in Italy and Greece for students of all ages.

Paideia Institute offers an intensive Latin experience in the city of Rome. For those with an intermediate or advanced background in Latin. 

Japanese Studies

Hokkaido International Foundation offers summer programs for Japanese language learners in Hokodate, Japan.

International Christian University in Tokyo, Japan offers summer courses in Japanese. 

Princeton in Ishikawa, Japan offers a Japanese language program.

Spanish Studies

The University of the Americas, Puebla, one of the most prestigious higher education institutions in Mexico, offers a six-week summer program.

Boston College, Spanish Art History: From Al-Andalus to Picasso is a four-week program that offers a first-hand journey through the history of Spanish art.

Boston University, Madrid Summer Spanish Studies Program takes place at the Instituto Internacional en España and offers six weeks of study and cultural immersion.

University of Virginia in Valencia offers a wide variety of Spanish courses in Summer Sessions I and II.

Summer Institute of Hispanic Studies in León is a five to eight week summer program with additional four-week internship opportunities.

Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia offers summer courses through their International Summer School.

Variety of Language Study

Critical Language Scholarships offer intensive summer language institutes overseas in thirteen critical-need foreign languages: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Turkish, and Urdu

Harvard Summer Program in Calabria, Italy

An opportunity to master the Italian language in the heart of southern Italy.  The program includes six weeks in Reggio Calabria and two weeks in San Demetrio Corone.  Pre-requisite: students must have completed one year or one accelerated semester of college-level beginning Italian.