Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

FLAS: Summer Fellowships

Summer Domestic and International Programs

Intermediate learners have a choice between domestic and overseas programs, while beginning-level language learners must attend domestic programs. Advanced learners are expected to study overseas. Exceptions can be made to these conventions when required by program availability.




Contact Hours

Beginner & Intermediate levels of study
Advanced level of study

Examples of Programs ♦


Al-Akhawayn University; Arabic & North African Studies Program
American University in Cairo; Intensive Arabic Program
Center for Arabic Study Abroad
Damascus, University; standard Arabic Regular Course
Georgetown University, Georgetown Summer School
San Diego State; Language Acquisition Resource Center
UC Berkeley, Summer Sessions
UCLA; Language Intensives
University of Jordan; Language Center
The University of Maryland; Arabic at Maryland
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Arabic Summer Immersion Program 
Middlebury College; Language Schools
The University of Texas at Austin; AFP Summer Institute
University of Virginia-Yarmouk


UC Berkeley, Summer Sessions
University of Haifa, Summer Ulpan


UCLA; Language Intensives


Indiana State University; Summer Workshops in Slavic, Eastern European & Central Asian Languages
Tajik State National University


Bogazici University, Turkish Language & Culture Program
Georgetown University, Georgetown Summer School 
♦ students are responsible for ensuring that each program meets FLAS requirements.

Travel Authorization Requirements
Academic Year Course Requirements
Summer Registration Requirements


Summer 2019 & 2019-2020 FLAS Applications
Graduate Application
Undergraduate Application
Applications open
October 1, 2018
Applications close
December 15, 2018; midnight
Recommendation Letters due
December 31, 2018; midnight



If you have questions about FLAS requirements or the application that you cannot locate on the website or in the FAQ section, please email Lisa Parisi


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