WEAI & FLAS Fellowship Virtual Information Session Scheduled for January 21st at 12:00 pm ET

January 05, 2022

Applications for Summer 2022 and Academic Year 2022-2023 WEAI Fellowships and Grants are scheduled to open on Friday, January 21st, 2022. As such, the Institute will be holding a virtual WEAI and second FLAS information session for undergraduate and graduate students on Friday, January 21st at 12:00 pm ET. Click here to register!


About WEAI Fellowships

The Weatherhead East Asian Institute offers funding for research, language acquisition, unpaid internships, and dissertation write-up during the summer and academic year to selected Columbia undergraduate and graduate students committed to professional and academic engagement with East and Southeast Asia. Eligibility varies depending on the particular funding opportunity. For more information about available fellowship opportunities as well as application and eligibility requirements, please visit the Institute's funding page

WEAI fellowship applications will be available here beginning on Friday, January 21, 2022, and will close on Friday, March 11, 2022 at 5:00 pm ET.


About the FLAS Fellowship

Administered through Columbia's Weatherhead East Asian Institute with funding from the U.S. Department of Education, FLAS fellowships are designed to provide financial support to eligible BA, MA, and Ph.D. students (both current and prospective) from Columbia and its affiliated institutions (including Barnard and Teachers College) for participation in modern foreign language and related area studies training during the summer and/or academic year.


FLAS applications are available NOW through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Fellowships Application Portal. The deadline to submit an application is Thursday, February 10th, 2022 at 1:00 pm ET