Financial Aid

Asian Studies Fellowships

Scholarships are available to both new and continuing students and are awarded by a faculty committee on the basis of merit. Applicants who wish to be considered for Asian Studies Fellowships should check the applicable box in the online application. 

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships

Asian Studies also awards U.S. Department of Education Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowships for advanced language study of Chinese, Korean, and Japanese. The Asian Studies Program, as a designated National Resource Center on East Asia, administers the Department of Education fellowships, designed to increase the number of U.S. specialists in our respective areas. Academic year fellowships offer tuition assistance of $18,000 and include a $15,000 stipend. Please note that applicants who are awarded the FLAS Fellowship must complete one language course per semester for a grade and one area studies course per semester for a grade. The 2017-2018 application will be made available in late February 2017. Please note that you must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident to apply.

Office of Student Financial Services

Information on financial aid, part-time employment, and loan programs such as the U.S. Department of Education Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan Program, is available from the Georgetown University Office of Student Financial Services (OSFS), which is a separate office from the Asian Studies Program. For more information, please visit the OSFS website or call (202) 687-4547.

Financial Aid for International Students

For information regarding financial aid available to international students, please visit the following two websites: Office of International Student & Scholar Services and Office of Student Financial Services

External Fellowship/Scholarship Opportunities

For U.S. Citizens

For U.S. Citizens and Non-U.S. Citizens 

For a more comprehensive listing of fellowship opportunities, please visit Georgetown University's Office of Graduate School Admissions.

External Language Study Scholarships 

For information on graduate tuition and fees, please visit:  http://finaid.georgetown.edu/cost-of-attendance/graduate/