Resources for Students

The Liu Institute is pleased to offer funding to students for Asia-related research, study abroad programs, and language study, and for academic enrichment events led by student groups. Please refer to the individual pages on the left sidebar for more information.

On top of the growing number of study abroad opportunities, the University of Notre Dame offers a variety of outreach and funding programs to students interested in engaging with Asia. This list is not exhaustive but is meant to be a starting point. Much more information can be found on and through the websites linked below.


  • Summer Language Abroad -- A grant program sponsored by the Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures (CSLC) for students interested in improving their languages skills with a summer language program abroad.
  • Exploring the World Fellowships -- Fellowships for freshmen and sophomores interested in exploring international research or work, sponsored by the Kellogg Institute for International Studies.
  • Summer Internship Program -- Summer internships to sites all over the world organized by the Kellogg Institute. Sites includes locations such as India, Thailand, and China.
  • Kellogg/Kroc Undergraduate Research Grants -- Grants for international summer research through the Kellogg Institute and the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.
  • Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) -- Grants for students writing their senior theses, engaging in research, or presenting research at conferences.
  • Undergraduate Fellowships via CUSE -- Funding for study, travel, and research through the Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement (CUSE).

Research/Outreach Programs

  • International Scholars Program -- A program created by the Kellogg Institute to help students explore international studies through close work with a faculty mentor.
  • CSLC Programs -- A wide array of programs offered by the CSLC for students who want to connect with international cultures and opportunities on campus.
  • Undergraduate Research via Flatley CUSE -- Undergraduate research opportunities through the Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement, including preparatory training and funding resources.

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