Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships

The application deadline is Monday, February 6, 2023.

For current graduate students at UC Berkeley, please use the following link. You will be asked to authenticate with your CalNet ID.
UCB Grad Login

For those applying for Fall 2023 graduate admission at UC Berkeley, do not complete this application.  You must be nominated by your department.  Please inquire with the department about the nominating process for the FLAS Competition.  

For all other applicants, including UC Berkeley undergraduates, use the following link. You will be asked to create an account before creating an application.
Other Users

If you plan to apply for more than one FLAS fellowship, please read the following instructions.

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Video recording of the December 5, 2022 Information Session

Deadline extension to May 19, 2023 for the

Russia/Eastern Europe/Eurasia Center



Questions regarding the FLAS Fellowship and eligibility may be directed to the appropriate Title VI National Resource Center.

Questions regarding the application may be sent to