FLAS and Language Grants

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships

FLAS is a fellowship awarded to American colleges and universities with the objective of strengthening global competitiveness through international studies and world language Training.

FLAS grants are awarded to institutions for a four-year project period. Institutions conduct competitions to select eligible undergraduate students and graduate students to receive fellowships, in accordance with FLAS program eligibility requirements and the institutions’ FLAS selection procedures.


Undergraduate students and graduate students undergoing training in modern foreign languages and related area or international studies. Eligible students apply for fellowships directly to an institution that has received an allocation of fellowships from the U.S. Department of Education [Source].

Check here names of some universities where FLAS Fellowships are available:

Harvard University New York University
University of Chicago University of Michigan
University of Salisbury Liverpool University
University of Delaware University of Birmingham
University of Pennsylvania University of Cambridge
The Catholic University of America Philadelphia University
University of Wisconsin–Madison University of Illinois Board of Trustees
Cornell University University of Washington

FLAS at The Language Club

The Language Club provides Portuguese courses in intermediate and advanced levels. A syllabus/course proposal is developed responding to the course/grant ́s specific requirements: number of hours, content, language abilities to be emphasized, and others. Classroom learning is complemented with a variety of cultural activities such as cultural and professional visits. Accommodation may also be organized.

We can also design courses including aspects of contemporary Brazil such as economics, environmental issues, technology etc. Let us know about your interests and we will help you dive into your elected subjects through professional visits, classrooms seminars and meeting with experts.

The Language Club has been in the market since 1993 providing quality Portuguese courses for professionals, government officers and university students, be it individual or groups. Besides FLAS, we are able to respond to other fellowships and grants around the world.

Contact us to find out more!


Rua Afonso Delambert Neto, 817
Lagoa da Conceição
Florianópolis, Santa Catarina.

Email: pt@thelanguageclub.com.br
Skype: portugueseinflorianopolis
Phone: +55 (48) 3232-1047

What The Language Club can offer?

  • We can tailor a course program according to your scholarship demands.
  • We receive students from all around the world
  • We can offer accommodation packages along with your scholarship
  • We can also offer transportation to make your trip easier
  • We offer free cultural and sports activities during the course, such as hiking.
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