Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS)

CEAS awards FLAS to students studying: Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Uyghur, and Tibetan.

Summer Program

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.

FLAS Coordinator: Amanda Snider 



ATTENTION!  The Kansas African Studies Center (KASC) is holding a mini-competition for a summer FLAS award for African languages (Arabic, Kiswahili, Wolof.) We have funds for one more summer award to fund intensive summer language study (Up to $5000 for tuition, plus $2500 stipend and possible travel award of $1000.) CLICK HERE for details and to apply! DEADLINE May 30th!

Late-breaking funding opportunity! KASC has one more summer FLAS fellowship to award (Arabic, Kiswahili, Wolof)! Se…

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