Internal Fellowships

GSAS administers a number of fellowships internally; for more information on a fellowship, follow the appropriate link to the individual fellowship page:

  • Summer and Academic Year Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) scholarships are open to students whose program combines modern foreign language training with international or area studies.
  • The Lindt and Zuckerman Fellowships enable recipients to complete the writing of their dissertations during the award year.
  • The GSAS International Travel Fellowship provides funding for international travel that is necessary for the completion of the dissertation.
  • The Summer Language Fellowships for International Students support international PhD students in the humanities and social sciences who need to study a foreign language abroad during the summer. GSAS will endow summer fellowships with a maximum award of $3,000.

Application Deadlines for Fellowships

  • Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship-Academic Year 
    Deadlines vary based on the World Area of Concentration selected in the online application:
    • Middle East: February 12, 2018
    • East Asia: February 12, 2018
    • Latin America: February 12, 2018
    • South Asia: February 26, 2018
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship-Summer 
    Deadlines vary based on the World Area of Concentration selected in the online application:
    • Middle East: February 12, 2018
    • East Asia: February 12, 2018
    • Latin America: February 12, 2018
    • South Asia: February 26, 2018
  • GSAS International Travel Fellowships 
    • February 26, 2018
  • Lindt Fellowship 
    • February 26, 2018
  • Summer Language Fellowship for International Students 
    • February 26, 2018
  • Zuckerman Fellowship 
    • February 26, 2018

Contact Information

Students or faculty recommenders with questions should write to gsas-finaid [at] columbia.edu.