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Wish you could speak Danish, Finnish, Norwegian or Swedish?
Learning a language gives you a different perspective on the world — and yourself. One of the most unique places to learn a language is at the language summer camp is held each year in the Northwoods of Minnesota through Concordia Language Villages. They have programs for all ages.
1. Concordia Teaching Methods
Our immersion approach to language teaching provides villagers with a culturally authentic setting filled with carefully designed opportunities. Our well-trained language teachers will help you practice your new language skills all day, every day.
2. Why Learn a Language
Beyond the obvious advantage of adding the skill of speaking in another language, research proves there are numerous other valuable benefits connected to learning other world languages.
3. Language Requirements
There are no language prerequisites for most of our foreign language immersion programs, and our staff are trained to challenge learners at all levels from novice to highly proficient.
4 What We Teach:
Our style of foreign language immersion teaches through real conversation. Villagers leave with the ability to better speak and comprehend, in a surprisingly short time.
2017 Summer Youth Scholarships
Online scholarship applications are now available. The application will be located in the Forms and Documents of your page of your MyVillage account once you register for a program. Make sure you are selecting Season 2017 if you are a returning villager. Click on Scholarship Application Request Form, check and submit. You will now have access to the scholarship application forms. The forms can be completed all at once or you may work on them individually. They must be submitted by February 24, 2017. No exceptions will be made for incomplete applications. Please review the scholarship FAQ page prior to applying.
Additional language specific scholarship opportunities are listed on the Additional Scholarship Opportunitites page. This page is updated regularly.
To complete an online thank you for your scholarship, click here.