The Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies supports events that increase awareness of the history and cultures of the Middle East and Muslim civilizations, and values diverse perspectives that promote dialogue and understanding. Events listed here originate from a variety of campus units and community organizations. The listing of an event does not constitute endorsement of or agreement with the views presented therein.
For information on how to advertise events on the Center’s listserv or calendar, please click here.
To browse upcoming events by location or category, please click here.
Full list of events from current academic year: click here.
- This event has passed.
FLAS Info Session: Scholarships for Language Study (virtual)
December 2, 2021 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Application deadline: February 4, 2022
More information and Zoom link: http://go.unc.edu/UNCFLAS
Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships support students taking less commonly taught language and area studies coursework. This program provides both academic year and summer fellowships to graduate and undergraduate students at the intermediate level and above. FLAS Fellowships are possible because of grants provided from the U.S. Department of Education to the UNC area and global studies centers. Students must submit through the FLAS@UNC online application which is used by all Title VI FLAS granting Centers.
Eligible MENA languages: Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Turkish, and Urdu *Academic Year awards are for graduate students only
Co-hosted by the African Studies Center; Carolina Asia Center; Center for European Studies; Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies; Center for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies; Institute for the Study of the Americas