FALCON Semester Scholarship
This is a
competitive award distributed by FALCON and applies toward the summer or spring
semester. The FALCON Semester Scholarship was started by a generous grant from the Freeman Foundation Undergraduate Asian Studies Funding Initiative and continues using FALCON funds. A limited number of scholarships are available.
If your application does not already require you to submit two
letters of recommendation and a copy of your academic transcript, you
must submit these with the scholarship application no later than March 1st for the Summer Semester Scholarship and April 1st for the Spring Semester Scholarship.
and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship
U.S. citizens and permanent residents who will have a bachelor's degree or equivalent by the beginning of the FALCON program are eligible to apply for the FLAS Scholarship. There are two awards: one for summer study and one for academic year (fall and spring) study. Each award covers full tuition plus a living stipend. The FALCON FLAS is designed for beginning and intermediate language learners. These fellowships are administered through Cornell's East Asia Program. You may apply for Summer Term (Chinese or Japanese 1160), Academic-Year (Chinese or Japanese 2260 and 3360), or both.
U.S. Citizens and permanent residents who will be undergraduate students at the time they start the FALCON Program are eligible to apply for the Undergraduate FLAS Fellowship. The fellowship award provides 2 semesters of partial funding totaling $10,000 and a living stipend of $5000 for the entire year.
Deadline for receipt of applications, transcripts and letters of recommendation for all 2012-13 FLAS fellowships is 4:00 pm, Monday, Feb. 6, 2012. You must also apply for FALCON.