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2013-2014 FLAS Fellowship Information Session

Learn about opportunities for language and area studies fellowships for the summer and academic year. Graduate and undergraduate students in all disciplines are invited.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Young Research Library
11360 Young Research Library (Library Conference Room)

The UCLA International Institute Title VI centers invite UCLA undergraduate, graduate, and professional school students to an information session to learn about the FLAS fellowships, requirements, and application process.

The U.S. Department of Education Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowship program supports student training in modern foreign languages and related area studies during the summer and academic year. Currently approved area programs are East Asia, Europe, Eurasia, the Middle East and Southeast Asia.

  • Quechua, Portuguese, Advanced Spanish (Latin America)
  • Chinese, Japanese, Korean (East Asia)
  • Indonesian, Filipino/Tagalog, Khmer, Thai and Vietnamese (Southeast Asia)
  • All European languages offered at UCLA (Europe/Eurasia)
  • Arabic, Armenian, Hebrew, Persian and Turkish (Middle East)

Fellowship Awards:

  • Academic Year Graduate: $15,000 stipend plus full tuition and fees
  • Academic Year Undergrad: up to $10,000 tuition and a $5,000 stipend
  • Summer Grad/Undergrad: up to $5,000 tuition and a $2500 stipend, plus up to $1000 travel grant*


Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. New and continuing graduate students in all disciplines may apply for academic-year awards, and continuing students only may apply for summer awards.

*Travel grants are not inlcuded in the Summer award for study in the Middle East.

Download file: Nov-14-FLAS-Info-Session-qc-acs.pdf

Sponsor(s): Center for European and Eurasian Studies, Center for Near Eastern Studies, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Latin American Institute

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