University of Washington

Office of Academic Services

Thomson Hall Room 111

International and Area Studies Fellowships

Other Fellowships

           <<< Return to FLAS Main Page     |                Application

This page covers fellowships which use the same application system as the FLAS Fellowship. Unless otherwise noted, applicants to the FLAS Fellowship will automatically be considered.  Those ineligible for the FLAS who wish to be considered for these fellowships should follow the instructions outlined below for the individual fellowship.  For other sources of funding, see also funding opportunities.  These awards are granted by committees supporting study of Korea, Russia, East Europe and Central Asia, and South Asia. Basic provisions are summarized below.  If you have any questions, contact rldavis@uw.edu.

Korea

Soch'on Fellowship:

Eligibility: Full-time graduate students in Korea Studies Program. Awarded on the basis of academic merit and demonstrated financial need as determined by the UW Office of Student Financial Aid.  Applicants for FLAS awards in Korean language are considered automatically and should not enter a separate application for the Soch'on Fellowship. If you are not eligible for a FLAS and wish to be considered for a Soch'on Fellowship, fill out all sections of the FLAS application and on the Applicant Main Page, select Applications-East Asia Center-Soch'on Fellowship.
Awards: Partial tuition, varying amounts.


Korean Exchange Grant:

Eligibility: Graduate and undergraduate students, including international students, who wish to study at a Korean university, either in summer or academic year.  Preference to students in Korea Studies Program and Korean Language and Literature.  Applicants for FLAS awards in Korean language are considered automatically and should not enter a separate application for the Korean Exchange Grant. If you are not eligible for FLAS and wish to be considered for the Korean Exchange Grant, fill out all sections of the FLAS application and on the Applicant Main Page, select Applications-East Asia Center-Korean Exchange Grant.
Awards: $5,000


George W. Long Fellowship:

Eligibility: Graduate students, including international students, with Korea Studies focus.  Applicants for FLAS awards in Korean language are considered automatically and should not enter a separate application for the George W. Long Fellowship.  If you are not eligible for FLAS and wish to be considered for the George W. Long Fellowship, fill out all sections of the FLAS application and on the Applicant Main Page, select Applications-East Asia Center-George W. Long Fellowship.
Awards: Tuition and living expenses


RUSSIA, EAST EUROPE, CENTRAL ASIA


Titus Ellison Fellowship:  

currently in mid-cycle; no applications will be accepted for 2015-16

Eligibility: Incoming graduate students in Russian Studies, including international students. Applicants for REECAS FLAS fellowships are considered automatically and should not enter a separate application for the Titus Ellison Fellowship.  If you are not eligible for FLAS and wish to be considered for the Titus Ellison Fellowship, fill out all sections of the FLAS application and on the Applicant Main Page, select Applications-Russia, E.Europe, Central Asia (Ellison Center)-Titus Ellison Fellowship.
Awards: Tuition and stipend in the range of $12,000-$14,000. Renewable.
   

Gordon C. Culp Fellowship:

currently in mid-cycle; no applications will be accepted for 2014-15

Eligibility: Outstanding graduate students in Russia, East Europe and Central Asia Studies. Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Applicants for REECAS FLAS fellowships (both current and prospective students) are considered automatically and should not enter a separate application for the Gordon C. Culp Fellowship.
Awards: Tuition and stipend of $15,000. Renewable.
   

 H. Stewart Parker Endowed Fellowship:

Eligibility: Exceptional UW graduate students, including international students, who are pursuing degrees with a focus on Russia, East Europe or Central Asia Studies. Priority will be based on academic merit, with preference given to those studying Slavic languages on site abroad and those with demonstrated familiarity with the language intended to study.  Summer FLAS applicants of Slavic languages will be considered automatically.  Those applying for this award for use during the academic year should fill out a separate application, listed within the FLAS application under "Applications"-"Other Fellowships". If you are not eligible for FLAS and wish to be considered for the H. Stewart Parker Fellowship, fill out all sections of the FLAS application and on the Applicant Main Page, access the H. Stewart Parker Fellowship through the "Applications"-"Other Fellowships" section.
Awards: Two awards of up to $2500 will be offered toward tuition, travel, books and fees.

 

Gross Undergraduate Scholarship

Eligibility: Exceptional undergraduate students, including international students, interested in studying in Russia. Priority will be given to undergraduates to travel to Russia to study the Russian language, but funds may also support undergraduate students to travel to Russia to study the country’s history, literature or culture. Upon completion of study a report on the experience will be expected.  Undergraduate applicants to the Summer FLAS will be considered automatically. Those applying for this award for use during the academic year should fill out a separate application, listed within the FLAS application under "Applications"-"Other Fellowships". If you are not eligible for FLAS and wish to be considered for the Gross Undergraduate Scholarship, fill out all sections of the FLAS application and on the Applicant Main Page, access the Gross Undergraduate Fellowship through the "Applications"-"Other Fellowships" section.
Awards: One award of up to $1000 will be offered toward airfare or lodging.
 
 

SOUTH ASIA


Frank F. Conlon Fellowship:

Eligibility: Graduate students in any discipline, including international students, who are engaged in the study of South Asia. Awarded on the basis of academic merit and demonstrated financial need as determined by the UW Office of Student Financial Aid. Applicants for South Asia FLAS fellowships (both current and prospective students) are considered automatically. Applicants must submit a FAFSA.  If you are not eligible for FLAS and wish to be considered for the Frank F. Conlon Fellowship, fill out all sections of the FLAS application and on the Applicant Main Page, select Applications-South Asia Center-Frank F.Conlon Fellowship.
Awards: $7,000 for tuition or living expenses

 

NOTE: the application form and this page contain the most current information available at the date of publication. Applicants should be aware that changes may occur in the future and affect their accuracy.

Error processing SSI file
African Studies Program
University of Washington
326 Thomson Hall
Box 353650
Seattle, WA 98195

Joel Ngugi / Chair
Associate Professor, School of Law
jngugi@u.washington.edu

Mary Kay Gugerty/Adjunct Director
Associate Professor, Evans School of Public Affairs
gugerty@u.washington.edu

Erin Murphy/Program Assistant
Autumn Quarter Office Hours: Tues/Thurs 9-12, or by appt.
206.616.0998 office
206.685.0668 fax
africa1@u.washington.edu

Error processing SSI file