Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship
The Center for Asian and Middle Eastern Studies (CSAMES) administers academic year and summer Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships under a 2022-2026 grant from the U.S. Department of Education Title VI National Resource Centers (NRC) program. The Center provides fellowships for the study of Arabic, Persian, Hebrew, Turkish. FLAS Fellowships are awarded competitively through an annual competition. Graduate and undergraduate students from all departments and professional schools are encouraged to apply.
Students may also apply for funding to study a Middle Eastern or South Asian language through the following Centers:
Center for African Studies: Arabic
Please contact Dr. Maimouna Barro for further details at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Center for Global Studies: Arabic; Hebrew; Hindi; Persian; Turkish
Please contact Dr. Timur Pollack-Lagushenko for further details at email@example.com.
European Union Center: Arabic
Please contact Sydney Lazarus for further details at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer 2024 & Academic Year 2024-2025 FLAS Application
The center for Asian and Middle Eastern Studies invites applications from University of Illinois undergraduate and graduate students for the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowships. The Center administers FLAS fellowships for the study of Arabic, Persian, Hebrew, Turkish for Summer 2024 and Academic Year 2024-2025.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, January 26, 2024
UPCOMING INFO SESSIONS:
Register here: https://illinois.zoom.us/j/82603008963?pwd=Nnh4cHBsYUxCeGRlUVJWUG5SKy8vUT09
Virtual info session: Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2023 4.00 to 5.00 PM
In-person info session: Monday, Dec. 4, 2023 4.00 to 5.00 PM Gregory Hall room- 205 (Registration not required)
For further information or to apply, go to FLAS Fellowships at Illinois or
Contact Dr. Angela Williams at email@example.com or CSAMES Outreach Coordinator: Maha Chahine at firstname.lastname@example.org