Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships Program

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This program operates on a four-year grant cycle.

Last competition: FY 2018
The deadline to submit applications for the FY 2018 NRC/FLAS competition was June 25, 2018. Awards will be announced in August 2018.

Federal Register Notices

Current Application

The FY 2018 competition for the NRC/FLAS program is closed. Applications for the FY 2018 competition were submitted to the Department on or before June 25, 2018.

  • FY 2018 NRC/FLAS Application Instructions: MS Word (503K)

Tips and Assistance

A pre-application technical assistance webinar for the FY 2018 UISFL program competition will soon be available.

Please reference the official FY 2018 application instructions package (posted above), and the Notice Inviting Applications (posted above) for more information regarding the application process.

Application Contact

Cheryl Gibbs
U.S. Department of Education
International and Foreign Language Education
400 Maryland Avenue S.W., Mailstop OPE-258-40
Washington, DC 20202
Telephone: (202) 453-5690


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