Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship in South Asian 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 South Asian Languages is for Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Pashto, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Tibetan, and Urdu.


Penn’s Application Process

Contact Information

Mollie Laffin-Rose, Associate Director, or 215-898-8816

Fellowship Location: 

Fellowship Eligibility

Sophomore Junior Graduate Student