Stanford’s Center for Latin American Studies FLAS Fellowships

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Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowships, authorized under Title VI of the Higher Education Act and administered by the US Department of Education, are available as academic year or summer awards. (*subject to the availability of Title VI funding)

Stanford University’s Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) administers the FLAS fellowships for graduate and undergraduate students pursuing training in Latin American Studies and the following Less Commonly Taught Languages (LCTL): Portuguese, Quechua, and Nahuatl.

The selection of awardees is made annually by the CLAS fellowship committee, which favors candidates who have not previously received FLAS support and can demonstrate financial need. A FLAS award will be reduced by the amount of any other funding that a student receives in excess of full tuition and the allowable stipend amount.

Please scroll down to Academic Year and Summer applications (attachments).

ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018 FLAS FELLOWSHIP

Eligibility: MA in Latin American Studies (LAS) and Professional Schools students (Law, Education). US Citizens and Permanent Residents only. See application form for more specific eligibility requirements.

Application Deadline: February 7, 2017

Academic year fellowships provide full tuition for the academic year and a $15,000 stipend for graduate students undergoing advanced training in designated foreign languages in combination with Latin American Studies and international aspects of professional studies (law, education). The term of a fellowship is for one academic year. Applicants in multiple-year programs must reapply each year.

SUMMER 2017 FLAS FELLOWSHIP FOR GRADUATE AND UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Eligibility:  All Stanford students. Non-Stanford students enrolled in a Title VI granting institution or accepted to a program administered by a Title VI grantee institution. Please see current Title VI awardee instititutions here.

Application Deadline: February 7, 2017

Summer fellowships provide tuition up to $5,000 and a $2,500 stipend for a FLAS-approved intensive language course to be taken in the US (preferred) or abroad.

For a list of 2016 Summer approved programs click here.

Applicants may contact CLAS with questions.

Information:

Gender: All
Country: USA
State: All
Grade level: Undergraduate
GPA: 3
Need or Merit: Merit
Race: All
Ethnicity: All
Religion: All
Major: All
Veterans: Yes
Employment: Yes
Community Service: No
For more information you can check website link: CLICK HERE

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