Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship in Middle Eastern Languages
Open to US citizens only
The Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships program provides allocations of academic year and summer fellowships to institutions of higher education to assist meritorious undergraduate students and graduate students undergoing training in modern foreign languages and related area or international studies or with the international aspects of professional or other fields of study. FLAS awards are available only for specific languages, and are contingent on federal funding.
The FLAS Fellowship in Middle Eastern Languages is for Arabic, Hebrew, Kurdish, Persian, Tajik, and Turkish.
Penn’s Application Process
- Penn’s FLAS application process is not managed by CURF. Please visit https://www.sas.upenn.edu/flas/instructions.html for application instructions and FAQs, and direct questions to Penn's appropriate FLAS Coordinator.
New as well as continuing undergraduate students are eligible for FLAS fellowships, which include $10,000 toward tuition and a stipend of $5,000 for the academic year. Students should submit complete applications using this link. Only U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible. Although strength of proposal is a principal consideration for evaluation, financial need is also a priority.
Dr. John Ghazvinian, Associate Director of the Middle East Center, firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-898-4690