Upcoming FLAS Information Sessions


by Graduate Funding Information Service (formerly Grants and Funding Information Service)

Application Deadline:   January 30, 2015

Information Sessions:

*  Denny Hall Rm 205: Th Dec 11, 12:30-1:20
*  Online Web Chat: Wed Dec 17, 3:30-4:30
*  Thomson Hall Rm 317: Wed Jan 7, 12:30-1:30
*  Online Web Chat: Tue January 13, 12-1 PM

Information Sessions will cover FLAS benefits and requirements, the application process, and the use of FLAS awards abroad.

Program description:

Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) are available to undergraduate, graduate and professional students who are U.S. citizens and permanent residents.  FLAS Fellowships support the study of the following languages and their world regions:
-Arabic -Bangla -Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian -Bulgarian -Burmese -Canadian First Nations -Chinese -Czech-Danish -Estonian -Filipino/Tagalog -Finnish -French -German -Hebrew -Hindi -Indonesian/Malay -Italian-Japanese -Kazakh -Khmer -Korean -Latvian -Lithuanian -Norwegian -Persian -Polish -Portuguese -Russian-Slovenian -Spanish -Swahili -Swedish -Tajik -Thai -Turkish -Uighur -Urdu -Uzbek -Vietnamese

FLAS fellowships award tuition and a living stipend as follows:

Academic Year Graduate:        $18,000 tuition, $15,000 living stipend
Academic Year Undergraduate:    $10,000 tuition, $5,000 living stipend
Summer Graduate/Undergraduate:    $5,000 tuition, $2,500 living stipend

For more information, visit http://www.jsis.washington.edu/advise/flas/

Questions: email flas@uw.edu

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