Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships

CEAS supports the study of less commonly taught languages and related area studies courses through the FLAS Fellowship Program, which is funded by a grant from the United States Department of Education. 

FLAS Fellowships are awards for students concentrating in modern foreign language and international or area studies.  CEAS administers FLAS awards for Chinese, Japanese and Korean

FLAS is available for all UChicago Ph.D. students and M.A. students in programs that last 2 or more years.  The FLAS program provides funding for 1) ACADEMIC YEAR study on campus and 2) SUMMER study on campus or elsewhere (domestic or abroad). 

For additional information on Academic Year FLAS and Summer FLAS Fellowships, please review the University of Chicago Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship Manual

The 2018-2019 FLAS Fellowship competition will open on December 1, 2017.  The DEADLINE for all 2018-2019 applications is Monday, February 12, 2018. 

Applications & Additional Information:  Available on the UChicagoGRAD website.

QUESTIONS?  Please direct inquiries to Abbey Newman, CEAS Associate Director