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FLAS Fellowships are administered by the University of Illinois Area Studies Centers and are awarded competitively through an annual application process. Students from all departments and professional schools are encouraged to apply.

A standardized FLAS application form is available online. Students should visit the FLAS Fellowships at Illinois website to access full application instructions and form (link below).

Important Dates

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships "Undergraduate" Information Session:
November 17, 2020 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm CT. Register HERE.
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships "Graduate" Information Session:
December 2, 2020 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm CT. Register HERE.

Application due Friday, January 29, 2021 (11:59 p.m. CST)
Letters of Recommendation due Friday, February 5, 2021 (11:59 p.m. CST)