Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Grants

FLAS fellowships fund the study of less commonly taught languages and area studies coursework. This program provides academic year and summer fellowships to assist graduate students and advanced undergraduates in foreign language and area studies related to contemporary Europe. The deadline for these awards is January 30, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Access the online application here

More about FLAS Fellowships awarded by CES

Undergraduate Student Research Travel

CES will offer two travel awards to UNC-CH undergraduate students to present research on the EU or on a comparative European topic (i.e. involving more than one European country) at domestic conferences. Typically, domestic awards range from $250-500. The deadline is ongoing throughout the academic year while funds are available. Applications are due at least one month before the intended date of travel.

Proposals should include: a completed application form, a brief (one-page) cover letter summarizing the project and other sources of funding, a curriculum vita, and a letter of support from a professor. All materials should be submitted to


Acknowledgement of support and reporting requirements: Funding for these awards is provided by the European Union and the U.S. Department of Education. Awardees are required to properly acknowledge support as indicated in the award letter. CES grantees must also submit a brief (one-page) report on the funded project at the end of the grant period.