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Blakemore Freeman Fellowships For Advanced Asian Language Study

Applicant Class Year: 
Minimum GPA: 
External Deadline: 
Field(s) of Interest: 
International / Languages
Time of Opportunity: 
Funding Source: 
Externally-funded opportunity
International Students Eligible?: 
No – Opportunity has citizenship restrictions

Fellowships to individuals who want to spend a year abroad in an intensive language program to improve their Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, Thai, Indonesian, Burmese or Khmer language skills.

Grants are only available for study at specific language schools in East and SE Asia. 

Superior candidates pursuing careers in fields such as business, STEM (science, technology, engineering, math), accounting, law, medicine, journalism, architecture, teaching, social or NGO work, government service, and academia are encouraged to apply.

An applicant must have (at minimum) a bachelor's degree and at least three years of study of the language at the college level.