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Apply for Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS)


FLAS fellowships assist students in pursuing advanced training to acquire a high level of competence in one or more languages that are critical to national needs of the United States and to gain a fuller understanding of the areas, regions, or countries in which those languages are commonly used. 

FLAS fellowships are offered to fund the study of the following languages:

South Asia Program (SAP):

Bengali, Hindi, Nepali, Persian, Punjabi, Sinhala, Tamil, Tibetan, Urdu

Southeast Asia Program (SEAP):

Burmese, Khmer (Cambodian),  Indonesian/Malay, Tagalog, Thai, Vietnamese

The application deadline is Wednesday, February 15 2017 at 4:30 p.m.