Fellowship competitions for undergraduate and graduate students

Posted: December 3, 2012

See below for information about current Fellowship competitions, including:

  • Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships
  • East Asian Studies Center's Fellowships for Undergraduate STEM Students 

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships 
FLAS Fellowships are funded by federal grant money from the Department of Education. Fellowships are given to students to study critically needed languages and to develop students’ cultural understanding of foreign countries through area studies courses. Fellowships are available for either Summer 2013 or the 2013-2014 academic year. Summer fellowships are for students to study-abroad at an intensive language program or to attend a domestic summer language institute. Academic year fellowships are for students to study at OSU; students enroll in one language course and one area studies course each semester.  Both undergraduate and graduate students can apply. The application deadline is February 1, 2013. Applications and more information is available on the FLAS website.

Languages in which the Slavic Center offers fellowships are: Bosnian-Serbian-Croatian, Czech, Georgian, Modern Greek, Hungarian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Turkish, Uzbek, Yiddish

Benefits of the fellowship for undergraduate students:

 

Tuition

Stipend

Summer 2013

Up to $5,000 credit for tuition & fees

$2,5000

AY 2013-2014

Up to $10,000 credit for tuition & fees

$5,000

Benefits of the fellowship for graduate students:

 

Tuition

Stipend

Summer 2013

Up to $5,000 credit for tuition & fees

$2,5000

AY 2013-2014

Up to $18,000 credit for tuition & fees

$15,000

Information sessions about the fellowships including eligibility requirements, application procedure, and course requirements.

December 2012
Monday, December 3: 1:00-2:00p.m., Oxley Hall 122

January 2013
Tuesday, January 8: 3:00-4:00p.m., Oxley Hall 122
Wednesday, January 9: 5:30-6:30p.m., Oxley Hall 122

 


East Asian Studies Center's Fellowships for Undergraduate STEM Students 

Application Deadline: Friday, February 1, 2013
website: http://easc.osu.edu/FLAS.html

These fellowships are available to undergraduate students of junior or senior standing in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) field who have successfully completed two years of East Asian language study at the college level. Summer 2013 fellowships are expected to cover $5,000 in tuition and also provide a $2,500 stipend. Academic Year 2013-2014 fellowships are expected to contribute $10,000 towards tuition and also provide a $5,000 stipend. Subject to approval, FLAS fellowships may also be used for foreign language and area studies at other U.S. or foreign institutions. For detailed award guidelines and application procedures, see the application form at the above link or attend one of EASC's FLAS information sessions, to be held as follows:

Tuesday, December 4, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., 122 Oxley Hall
Thursday, December 6, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., 122 Oxley Hall
Tuesday, January 8, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., 122 Oxley Hall
Wednesday, January 9, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., 122 Oxley Hall

Please RSVP to easc@osu.edu with your name and the date of the session you plan to attend. 

Questions about the East Asian Studies Center FLAS Fellowship program should be directed to Amy Carey at carey.189@osu.edu.

 

Category: Students