Funding Available for Students and Faculty

CSEES and the Polish Studies Initiative are pleased to announce two sources of funding for faculty and students.

The 2015-16 FLAS Fellowship Competition is now open. The fellowship is open to undergraduate, graduate and professional students who propose to study the Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Turkish or Uzbek languages. Summer fellowships support intensive study at a domestic language program or at an overseas institution while academic year fellowships fund students who are undertaking a course of study that combines area studies and language study.  Please visit the Slavic Center’s website to learn more details about the fellowship and download an application today. 

The application deadline is Feb. 2, 2015 at 4:30PM.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to attend an information session. 

  • Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, 3:30-4:30PM, Oxley Hall 122
  • Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, 5:30-6:30PM, Oxley Hall 122

The Polish Studies Initiative 2015 Grant and Scholarship Competition

The Polish Studies Initiative would like to announce its 2015 grant and scholarship competition.  Scholarships are available for undergraduates and pre-candidacy PhD students to support the study of Polish language and culture through study abroad or summer intensive language programs that will occur in the 2015 May Session or Summer Semester. Awards range from $500-$1,000. Grants are open to post-candidacy PhD students and faculty to support research and curriculum development in the arts, humanities and social sciences that will enhance the understanding of Polish society and culture, including Polish-American culture. Funds can be requested up to $1,500. For more information and to download the application, please visit the Polish Studies Initiative’s funding page. The application deadline is Feb. 2, 2015.

For questions about FLAS and PSI grants and scholarships, please email CSEES at