Archive for the 'Language' Category

Association of American Universities/Chinese Government Scholarship

Deadline: May 10 Length: up to 3 years Comments: For doctoral students who would benefit from study at a Chinese university; may take “remedial” language courses before beginning academic program Application and other materials: AAU-Chinese Govt. Scholarship Description AAU-Chinese Govt. Scholarship Application aau-chinese-physical-exam-form.pdf

France Chicago Center Furet Travel Grants

Deadline: April 30 Length: Short-term; $1500 Comment: For short-term research or advanced language study in France URL:

Blakemore Foundation Language Grants for Advanced Asian Language Study

Deadline: December 31 Length: 1 year Comments: For “advanced level language study in East or Southeast Asia in approved language programs”;  must be “pursuing an academic, professional or business career that involves the regular use of a modern East or Southeast language”; must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident URL:

School of Russian and Asian Studies (SRAS) Braver Language Exploration Grants

Deadline: May 15 2013 for Fall 2013; October 15, 2013 for Spring 2014; March 15 2014 for Summer 2014 Length: 1 semester Comments: “Grants may be used towards any SRAS program” (see web site); applicants must have “completed two semesters of Russian, Chinese, or the study of any Central Asian language”; “[they] may be used […]

American Institute of Indian Studies Language Study in India Fellowship

Deadline: January 31 Length: 1 academic year or 10-week summer term Comments: For Hindi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Urdu, possibly other languages (no funding available for Sanskrit); must have at least two years of background in the language; fellowships primarily offered to academic year program applicants; summer program applicants should apply to their home institutions for […]

American Councils for International Education Research Fellowships (multiple)

Deadline: Various, according to program (next deadline February 15, 2013) Length: Varies Comments: For language study and research in Southeastern Europe or Belarus, Central Asia, Russia, the South Caucasus, Ukraine, and Moldova; applicants to the Southeastern Europe Language Program must be US citizens or permanent residents; ” *Please note that beginning in Fall 2009 the […]