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Applications open for Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships for AY 2022-23 and Summer 2022

October 29, 2021

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowships provide funding to students to encourage the study of less commonly taught foreign languages in combination with area and international studies. These fellowships are funded by grants from the U.S. Department of Education. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

At UC Berkeley, FLAS fellowships for East Asian language study are managed through the Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS). FLAS fellowships for Southeast Asian language study are managed through the Center for Southeast Asia Studies (CSEAS).


Japan America Student Conference 2022 Scholarships

October 29, 2021
Japan America Student Conference ScholarshipsJASC 74 Logo CJS offers 2022 JASC Scholarships JASC Application Deadline: December 17, 2021 | CJS Scholarship Deadline: December 31, 2021

The Center for Japanese Studies grants full scholarships to the Japan-...

Fall 2021 CJS Chair's Greetings

August 25, 2021

Dear Members of the CJS Community, Junko Habu

Welcome back to the new academic year on campus! A special warm welcome to first- and second-year graduate students whom we can finally meet in person! The COVID-19 situation continues to be unpredictable, but it is great to see colleagues, friends, and students on campus.

I am pleased to announce that we successfully launched the CJS YouTube channel to post...