An Initiative of the defense language and national security education office

Welcome To Project GO

Project GO provides scholarships to ROTC students in three services for
critical languages study domestically and abroad.

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About Project Global Officer

Project Global Officer (Project GO) is a collaborative initiative that promotes critical language education, study abroad, and intercultural dialogue opportunities for Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) students. Project GO programs focus on the languages and countries of the Middle East, Asia, Central Asia, Africa, and South America.

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Benefits for Students

  • Receive a fully funded scholarship for critical language study
  • Qualify for language proficiency bonus pay
  • Open pathways to career opportunities that require language and area studies
  • Earn university credits and fulfill language requirements

Events & Announcements

  • Project GO Advanced

    We are excited to announce our new initiative, Project GO Advanced.  This initiative supports ROTC students who want to reach Advanced proficiency in speaking, reading, and...

  • Summer 2016 Applications Now Open

    Summer 2016 applications for most Project GO summer programs are now open.  Visit program pages for more details on application requirements.

  • How to Apply

    Applications for most programs open November 1st.  Here are general guidelines on how to apply.


  • 2016 Programs Announced

    We’re excited to announce our 2016 Project GO programs!  25 institutions are offering fully-funded programs in 13 critical languages at...