Blakemore Freeman Fellowships are awarded for one academic year of full-time, intensive language study at the advanced level in East or Southeast Asia in approved language programs. Grants are highly competitive. In recent years we have been able to fund less than 10% of applicants.
Blakemore Freeman Fellowships are intended to cover basic expenses at a graduate student level necessary to pursue an academic year of full-time intensive language study in Asia, including tuition or tutoring fees, plus a stipend for travel, living and study expenses. Tuition for the language program, and tutoring fees (if applicable) are covered in full.
-Be pursuing a professional, business, technical or academic career that involves the regular use of a modern East or Southeast Asian language
-Have a college undergraduate degree
-Be at or near an advanced level in the language as defined on the provider's website
-Be able to devote oneself exclusively to full-time intensive language study during the term of the grant; grants are not made for part-time study or research
-Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the United States
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.