FLAS 2019-2020 Competition

Now accepting applications for Summer 2019 and Academic Year 2019-2020!
Application Deadline: Friday, February 1 2019, 4:30 PM EST
Please read below for specific information on the Summer 2019 and Academic Year 2019-2020 Competitions.

Apply Here for the 2019-2020 FLAS Fellowship

Application Instructions
A complete application includes the following:
  1. The completed Online Application Form: http://go.osu.edu/CLASFLAS2019-2020
  2. An up‐to‐date OSU Advising Report of all courses taken and grades received, and Official Transcripts from any other previous non-OSU graduate work and undergraduate work (attached in your online application).
  3. A one‐page single‐spaced Statement of Intent (attached in your online application).
  4. A Resume or CV (two pages maximum; attached in your online application); 
  5. A Budget Estimate section in your online application, with relevant supporting materials attached (if you are planning to complete part of your 2019-2020 academic year outside of Ohio State).
  6. Three Letters of Reference from faculty members familiar with your work, including language capability. Applicants fill out the Student Section of theFLAS Recommendation Form and provide it to their referees. Referees complete and submit via email to clas@osu.edu by Friday, February 1, 2019.
  7. Applicants must also separately submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to OSU's Office of Student Financial Aid by their priority deadline of Friday, February 1, 2019 in order to be considered for a FLAS Fellowship. The FAFSA can be accessed at http://sfa.osu.edu.

Application Available Now

For Further Information 

CLAS will hold numerous information sessions in November and December 2018. Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend one of the following sessions which will take place in Enarson Classroom Building, Room 100:

  • Friday, November 16: 1:00 - 2:00 PM
  • Monday, November 19: 11:00 - 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, November 27: 9:00 - 10:00 AM
  • Wednesday, December 5: 12:30 - 1:30 PM
  • Thursday, December 13: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
  • Friday, January 11: 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Please RSVP to clas@osu.edu with your name and the date of the session you plan to attend.
Announcement of  Competition Results
CLAS will announce the results of the Summer 2019 and Academic Year 2019-2020 competitions for both undergraduate and graduate/professional students in mid-March 2019.
Please contact Megan Hasting, CLAS assistant director, with any questions about the fellowship or application process, at hasting.6@osu.edu.