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Undergraduate and graduate students at MSU work with more than 100 faculty specialists on Asia across campus.

Undergraduate students can enroll in either a major or specialization focusing on Asia and can study abroad in Bangladesh, China, India, Japan, Laos, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, and Thailand.

Graduate students conduct research about Asia as part of master's and doctoral programs in many departments. The Asian Studies Center supports graduate student research with the Foreign Language Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships and provides support for graduate students to attend professional conferences and workshops.


Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship

For the study of Asia and Asian Languages Summer 2016 and Academic Year (AY) 2016 - 2017

The Asian Studies Center awards graduate and undergraduate fellowships under the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship program of the U.S. Department of Education.

Applications due February 5, 2016

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The S.C. Lee
Scholarship &
Paper Competition

In honor of the late Professor
Shao-Chang Lee, an advocate of
U.S.-East Asia relations,
the S.C. Lee Endowment sponsors students
with outstanding accomplishments
in Asian studies by awarding scholarships and paper prizes.

Application deadline:
January 29, 2016

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