Fellowships and Scholarships, the Wilson Center

The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars welcomes outstanding and award winning scholars, practitioners, journalists and public intellectuals to take part in its non-partisan dialogue. Each year, the Center hosts around 160 scholars who conduct independent research on national and/or international issues addressing key public policy challenges. Through its scholars, the Center enriches crucial policy debates and provides a platform for scholars in the tradition of President Wilson to bring the worlds of policy and ideas together.

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships, U.S. Department of Education

FLAS Fellowships are awards for students concentrating in modern foreign language and international or area studies. UChicago offers funding for languages in four world areas: East Europe, Latin America, Middle East, South Asia. The FLAS program provides funding for study on campus during the academic year and on campus or elsewhere (domestic or abroad) during the summer.



Fulbright U.S. Student Program, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs.  A candidate will submit a Statement of Grant Purpose defining activities to take place during one academic year in a participating country outside the U.S.



Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA), U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Department of Education

International Education Programs Service

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program



Access to the World and Its Languages

Fulbright-Hays Faculty Research Abroad Fellowship, U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Department of Education

International Education Programs Service

Fulbright-Hays Faculty Research Abroad Program


Access to the World and Its Languages

Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program, U.S. Department of Education

The Group Projects Abroad Program holds two competitions. Annual competitions are held for short-term seminars, curriculum development teams, and group research or study projects. Competitions are held every four years for advanced overseas intensive language projects.



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Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad: Bilateral Projects, U.S. Department of State

The Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad Program provides opportunities for overseas experience. The program is open to educators and administrators with responsibilities for curriculum development in fields related to humanities, languages, and area studies. Topics and host countries of the seminars vary from year to year. All seminars are in non-Western European countries. Seminars are designed to provide a broad and introductory cultural orientation to a particular country or countries.

Home and Abroad Scholarships, SRAS

Home and Abroad Scholarships

$5,000 - $10,000

- Develop Your Language Skills, Boost Your Career -



SRAS’s Home and Abroad Scholarship program combines intensive language study with a generous scholarship and a resume-building internship. Designed for maximum flexibility, this program will help support and nurture student interests in fields as diverse as journalism, economics, history, and art.



Humane Studies Fellowships, Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University

The Humane Studies Fellowship is a non-residency fellowship program that awards up to $15,000 per year to pursue a liberty advancing career in academia. The prestigious fellowship also comes with individual advising and access to an extensive support network of over 5,000 scholars to help ensure academic success, both before and long after you receive your degree.



Internships Abroad and Intensive Language Study, SRAS

The School of Russian and Asian Studies (SRAS) offers a range of study abroad programs. We also host several not-for-profit initiatives, listed below as the "SRAS Projects."