Info Sessions: Foreign Language Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship

Fellowship Application Deadline: January 16, 2013
(For dates/times of information sessions, see below)

FLAS Fellowships support undergraduate, graduate and professional students in acquiring modern foreign languages and area or international studies competencies.   Students from all departments and professional schools are encouraged to apply. FLAS Fellowships are available to U.S. citizens and permanent residents.  Contingent on funding from the U.S. Department of Education, the eight National Resource Centers of the University of Washington’s Jackson School of International Studies will offer Academic Year 2013-14 and Summer 2013 FLAS Fellowships in these languages.

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,$2500 living stipend

See the links above for more information. Applicants should carefully read all FLAS guidelines, including Center-specific guidelines, before applying. Undergraduate applicants should note that they are ineligible for FLAS Fellowships for beginning level language study and cannot apply to study French, German or Spanish.  If you have any questions, contact

Applications for Summer 2013 and Academic Year 2013-14 will be available in October 2012.  Applications will be due on January 16, 2013.  Notifications will be mailed out between March 1 and April 1, 2013.

FLAS Information Sessions Autumn 2012:

Study Abroad Fair, Wed, Oct 17, 10-2 MGH Commons, FLAS session 2-3 MGH 171
Thomson 317: Th Oct 25,12-1/Wed Nov 7, 2:30-3:30/Wed Nov 14, 3:30-4:30
Savery 158: Th Nov 29, 3:30-4:20
Denny 311: Wed Dec 5, 2:30-3:20

For more information, see: