To speak with a fellowships advisor, please explore the funding options below to learn requirements and specific advising contact information for each individual funding opportunity.
The International Institute provides generous support to undergraduate students for research abroad, international internships, and the study of less commonly taught languages. In addition to the awards below, the II Centers & Programs offer funding opportunities.
Deadline: August 31, 2018
The Institute of International Education (IIE), on behalf of the U.S. State Department, makes fellowships available to over 1,500 U.S. students annually to study, conduct research, teach English or train in the creative arts in more than 140 countries worldwide.
Deadline: October 1
The Luce Scholars Program provides stipends, language training, and individualized professional placement in Asia each year.
Deadline: February 15
The International Institute Student Fellowships are designed to support University of Michigan students, regardless of citizenship, who are enrolled in a degree program and wish to participate in internships or conduct research abroad.
Deadline: January 15
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships provide tuition and stipends to students studying designated foreign languages in combination with area studies or international aspects of professional studies. The U.S. Department of Education (US/ED) and U-M units fund these awards under the provisions of Title VI of the Higher Education Act.
Student groups seeking funding can apply through the II Fund for Conferences and Workshops and the II Fund for Performances, Films, and Exhibitions. Groups must have a faculty sponsor who will apply on their behalf and vouch for the event.