Merit Scholarships

CLIC Language Study Scholarship 

(for non-Rice in Country programs)

Applications for 2022 will be open from February 1 - March 11, 2022.


Up to $3,000


  • Have taken at least 2 courses in the target language at CLIC by the time of the program.
  • Preference is given to students who have A or B grades in the language courses previously taken and an overall GPA of at least 3.00.
  • Apply to a study abroad program approved by CLIC.
  • These are competitive scholarships and priority will be given to students who are pursuing the language certificate. 

This scholarship is meant for languages that do not have a Rice in Country program.

Not all programs approved by the Study Abroad Office will be automatically qualified for this scholarship, as the focus should be on language acquisition. Please talk with the Study Abroad advisors and/or your language instructor to identify an appropriate program.


Click on this link to access the application.

Selection Process:

A committee comprised of CLIC faculty will select the recipients 


Please email CLIC Center Administrator Adriana Chiaramonti