Now Accepting Applications for 2015 Hindi-Urdu STARTALK Program!

The University of Pennsylvania is now accepting applications for its 2015 Hindi-Urdu Startalk Program!


The UPenn 2015 Hindi-Urdu Startalk Program will take place from July 13 to July 31. Classes will be held Monday-Friday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. Students at all levels, including absolute beginners, are welcome to apply. The program targets college undergraduates as well as local high school students. Students will have access to Penn facilities and the program will be a wonderful way for high school students to get a taste of college life. The program will be free of charge and will include daily authentic meals as well as a local field trip and talks on South Asia by Penn faculty members. The program will also offer a limited number of scholarships to cover tuition, fees, and housing for students interested in taking the course for college credit.

The review of applications will begin on May 22 and will continue on a rolling basis until the program is filled.  For more information and the online application, please visit the 2015 STARTALK website or contact Joshua Pien (Program Director) at jpien@sas.upenn.