CLA2018 will convene 23 July – 3 August 2018 at the Escuela de Suboficiales de la Armada Española in San Fernando, Cádiz, organized by the Federación de Organizaciones de Reservistas de España – FORE.
The day of arrival scheduled for students is Sunday 22 July and the day of departure is Saturday 4 August. For instructors and staff the day of arrival is Saturday 21 July and the day of departure is Saturday 4 August.
The cost of berthing, messing and sponsored social activities for this two week course is 380 Euros. Tuition is free.
STANAG 6001 testing will be provided up to SLP level 3333 for the English language.
French language exams up to level 3333 are conducted as authorized by the French Direction des ressources humaines de l’armée de Terre (DRHAT).
CIOR scholarships are available for a limited list of eligible countries (Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Poland, Slovenia) thus allowing attendees from such countries to get a financial reimbursement for part of their expenses to attend CLA18.
Reimbursement rate for CIOR scholarship will be based on per capita Gross Domestic Product according to Eurostat (European Commission) statistics as follows:
⁃ Slovenia (82), Czech Republic (82), Estonia (73) will get a 50% reimbursement.
⁃ Poland (67), Hungary (66), Croatia (61) will get a 75% reimbursement
⁃ Bulgaria (45), Albania (28) will get a 100% reimbursement.
(The number after each country name shows that country’s per capita GDP as a percentage of the EU-28 level which is considered to be 100.)
In addition, an age limit applies to the granting of CIOR Scholarships. Persons who will attain 50 years of age by 31 December 2018 are not eligible. An exception is made for persons who are active in CIOR affairs (activities other than as a CIOR Language Academy student); CIOR persons will be eligible as long as they have not attained 65 years of age by 31 December 2018. The age limits applies only to the award of scholarships. Students who exceed the ages mentioned above are welcome to attend at their own expense.
CIOR Language Academy 2018 has been endorsed by NATO in the NATO Partnership Work Program (PWP). This program allows most PfP and MD countries to be eligible for financial support and thus get a financial reimbursement for the expenses of the students attending the CIOR Language Academy 2018. The program is restricted to military personnel, civilians are not eligible for funding.
HOW TO APPLY
Click on one of the links here below or go to CLA Application Forms page.
- STUDENT APPLICATION FORM
- FACULTY/STAFF APPLICATION FORM
- SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM
- SCHOLARSHIP DONATION FORM
NATO PWP FUNDING PROGRAM FOR PFP AND MD COUNTRIES
- PROCEDURE AND REQUIREMENTS FOR NATO FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR MEDITERRANEAN DIALOGUE COUNTRIES (MD)
- PROCEDURE AND REQUIREMENTS FOR NATO FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR PARTNERSHIP FOR PEACE COUNTRIES (PFP)
- NATO FUNDING PRESENTATION