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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program type: Scholarship
Program Description:
Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships support students taking less commonly taught language and area studies coursework. This program provides both academic year and summer fellowships to graduate and undergraduate students at the intermediate level and above. For information on eligibility, visit the FLAS@UNC website (https://areastudies.unc.edu/flasunc/), or visit the website corresponding to the area of study:
  The goals of the program include:
  1. to assist in the development of knowledge, resources, and trained personnel for modern foreign language and area/international studies;
  2. to stimulate the attainment of foreign language acquisition and fluency; and
  3. to develop a pool of international experts to meet national needs.
FLAS Fellowships are possible because of grants provided from the U.S. Department of Education to the UNC area studies centers. For more information, visit our website

Before applying, we highly recommend attending an info-session and/or meeting with a FLAS Coordinator
FLAS Coordinators: Note that candidates must apply separately to their program for language studies; FLAS provides funding, but does not provide the program for instruction.
Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships support students taking less commonly taught language and area studies coursework. This program provides both academic year and summer fellowships to graduate and undergraduate students at the intermediate level and above. For information on eligibility, visit the website corresponding to your language and area study:
  The goals of the program include:
  1. to assist in the development of knowledge, resources, and trained personnel for modern foreign language and area/international studies;
  2. to stimulate the attainment of foreign language acquisition and fluency; and
  3. to develop a pool of international experts to meet national needs.
FLAS Fellowships are possible because of grants provided from the U.S. Department of Education to the UNC area studies centers. For more information, visit our website

Before applying, we highly recommend attending an info-session and/or meeting with a FLAS Coordinator
FLAS Coordinators:

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer/Academic Year 2022-2023 02/10/2022
03/10/2022 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2022-2023 04/15/2022
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Rolling Admission 08/01/2022 05/01/2023
Spring 2023 11/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission 01/01/2023 05/01/2023

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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