Grants and Scholarships

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships

FLAS recipient Jaret Waters

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships are available for Ohio State graduate and professional school students who are pursuing a course of study which requires advanced foreign language and area studies training, as well as select undergraduate students (see each center's FLAS page for eligibility requirements).

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Summer 2024 and Academic Year 2024-2025 FLAS Fellowship Dates

Applications Open: November 1, 2023
Application Deadline: February 1, 2024

East Asian Studies Center

Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and other East Asian languages by petition

Center for Latin American Studies

Portuguese, Quechua, Haitian Creole and other Latin American languages by petition (Note: Spanish is not a FLAS eligible language)

Center for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies

Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Turkish, Uzbek, and other languages of the region by petition


If you require an accommodation such as live captioning or interpretation to participate in any of these sessions, please contact the Area Studies Center via the email listed above. Requests made one week in advance of the event will generally allow us to provide seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date.