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US Suspends Fulbright-Hays Foreign-language Penalty

July 27, 2022

…The provision limited native speakers of a foreign language to no more than 10 of the 15 points available on the portion of the Fulbright-Hays application that assesses foreign language proficiency.

It was challenged in federal court by a conservative civil rights group, the New Civil Liberties Alliance, which called the Fulbright-Hays policy a matter of unlawful discrimination…

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