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What does NSLI stand for?

NSLI stands for National Security Language Initiative

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The National Security Language Initiative for Youth is a multi-agency government initiative launched in 2006 to improve American's ability to engage with people from around the world who speak Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), Hindi, Korean, Persian (Tajik), Russian, and Turkish.
For example, through the National Security Language Initiative for Youth, high school students live with host families abroad and learn Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Korean, Persian, Russian, or Turkish.
National Security Language Initiative In January 2006, President Bush acknowledged the need for more Americans to learn languages deemed vital when he introduced the National Security Language Initiative, which aims to provide $114 million to assist students studying languages such as Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Hindi and Farsi.
The grants, part of President Bush's National Security Language Initiative, are intended to support new and expanded programs for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade.
The National Security Language Initiative is designed to increase the number of Americans learning critical-need foreign languages--such as Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, Hindi, Korean and Russian--through new and expanded programs from kindergarten through college and into the workforce.