CEAS awards FLAS to students studying: Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Uyghur, and Tibetan.
KU Students Only: FLAS Fellowships also provide support for students (KU only) wanting to attend non-KU, Student-Initiated Programs (SIPs). Student-Initiated Programs allow KU students to earn KU credit for programs sponsored by other accredited Universities and Colleges.
Students must confirm that their student-initiated program meets the following Department of Education FLAS requirements:
- a minimum of six consecutive weeks;
- 140 contact hours, or in-classroom instruction, for beginner and intermediate level instruction;
- 120 contact hours for advanced level instruction.
For more information about choosing a study abroad program that meets the criteria for summer or academic year FLAS awards, contact KU's Office of Study Abroad.