Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship in African Languages

Open to US Citizens & non-US Citizens

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 African Languages is for Amharic, Igbo, Swahili, Tigrinya, Twi, Wolof, Yoruba, and Zulu.

 

Penn’s Application Process

Contact Information

Dr. Ali Ali-Dinar, Senior Lecturer, aadinar@sas.upenn.edu or 215-898-6610

Fellowship Location: 

Fellowship Eligibility

Sophomore Junior Graduate Student