Graduate Funding Information Service

January 3, 2022

Foreign Language & Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS)

Application Deadline: January 31, 2022

  • For full-time UW graduate and undergraduate students
  • Interested in intermediate or advanced study of select languages
  • Support for summer or academic year intensive language study
  • Restricted to U.S. citizens and permanent residents.

FLAS Fellowships support undergraduate, graduate and professional students in acquiring modern foreign languages and area or international studies competencies. Students from all UW departments and schools are encouraged to apply.

Contingent on funding from the U.S. Department of Education, the six National Resource Centers of the University of Washington will offer Academic Year and Summer FLAS Fellowships in the following languages:

Arabic –Bangla –Bosnian/Croatian/Montenegrin/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    Graduate Students Only: French (intermediate or advanced only)

Click here for more information, including how to apply.