Foreign Language Area Studies Fellowships

UW FLAS Fellows Languages/Areas – Summer 2018

Interested in studying a foreign language and learning about different cultures? Then you should consider applying for the FLAS Fellowship!

FLAS Fellowships support undergraduate, graduate and professional students in acquiring modern foreign languages and area or international studies competencies.

The National Resource Centers of the University of Washington will offer Academic Year and Summer FLAS Fellowships in the following languages:

Arabic –Bangla –Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian -Burmese –Chinese –Hebrew –Hindi –Indigenous languages spoken in Canada –Indonesian –Inuktitut –Japanese –Kazakh –Khmer –Korean –Persian –Portuguese –Russian – Swahili –Tagalog –Thai –Turkish –Urdu -Uyghur –Vietnamese  

 Award. FLAS Fellows receive:

  • 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

Eligibility. FLAS Fellowships are available to current and incoming undergraduate, graduate, and professional UW students who are U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents.

If you’re interested in learning more, there are 2 more information sessions before the application deadline:

  • Thursday, Jan 10, 2:30-3:30, Allen Library Auditorium, G81L (TODAY)
  • Wednesday, Jan 16, 3:30-4:30 Thomson Hall Room 317

Deadline. Applications are due 31 January 2019 at 5 PM PST.

If you’re interested in becoming a FLAS Fellow, make sure to review the FLAS guidelines, including Center-specific guidelines,before applying.  If you have any questions, contact

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