The Indonesian Flagship Language Initiative Overseas Program includes a semester abroad of training in Indonesian language, life-changing cultural exposure, and real-world professional experience. You will acquire the skills you need to excel in your field.

SEASSI Summer Program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Intensive Indonesian will be offered in summer 2019 targeting applicants who have limited  proficiency or who have no previous experience in the target language.The program is designed to prepare participants for overseas study. The university of Wisconsin-Madison will host and administer the summer program at the Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute (SEASSI).

IFLI Overseas Fall Program in Indonesia


The overseas component of the Indonesian Flagship Languages Initiative, administered by American Councils,  focuses on enabling participants to reach further proficiency in Indonesian in an immersion environment. The program is carefully designed to make the most of what the overseas location has to offer. The overseas language program available in fall 2019 in Malang, Indonesia will be hosted by Universitas Negeri Malang.


Registration: American Councils will contact Boren award recipients in late-April with registration information for the fall overseas program.

IFLI Boren Scholarships and Fellowships


The Indonesian Flagship Languages Initiative (IFLI) is designed to increase the number of Boren Scholars and Fellows engaged in the study of Indonesian language, and ultimately, to help meet the critical need for specialists in a range of academic and professional fields who can operate effectively in this critical language. Qualified applicants are eligible to apply for Boren Scholarships or Boren Fellowships