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2017-2018 East Asian FLAS Recipients

UCLA students receive funding for the study of East Asian language and area studies

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships are provided by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education Title VI program. The Asia Pacific Center administers the FLAS Fellowship program for East Asia at UCLA, supporting graduate and undergraduate training in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean language and related area studies. Summer fellowships support intensive language study. Academic-year fellowships provide fees and a $15,000 living stipend.

Summer 2017 FLAS Fellows

Alexis Chavarria (undergraduate), Asian Languages and Cultures, Chinese (Peking University)

Yun Yong Lee (undergraduate), Asian Languages and Cultures, Chinese (Peking University)

Sabrina Meza (undergraduate)Asian Languages and Culture, Korean

Maarika Rickansrud, Asian Languages and Culture, Korean (Sungkyunkwan University)

Tatiana Sulovska, East Asian Studies, Japanese (Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies)

Jacob Thomas,  Sociology, Chinese (individualized program, Chengdu)

Sequoia Wild, Theater, Japanese 

Academic Year 2017–2018 FLAS Fellows

Yun Yong Lee (undergraduate), Asian Languages and Cultures, Chinese 

Matthew Albolino, East Asian Studies, Japanese

James Lee, Political Science, Chinese

Mary Rank, Information Studies, Chinese

Maarika Rickansrud, Asian Languages, and Cultures, Chinese

Holly Seely, East Asian Studies, Japanese

Kirie Stromberg,  Archaeology, Japanese

Jacob Thomas, Sociology, Chinese



For information about the 2018–2019 FLAS application, click here.

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Published: Friday, March 9, 2018