This program is made possible by a Blugold Commitment Grant. The goal of the program is to encourage and support faculty-led international immersion experiences for undergraduate UW-Eau Claire students by providing funds to defray student costs and, thus, increase possibilities and opportunities for participation. Programs may focus on issues, themes or locations with geographical, cultural or historical significance, current events or issues of importance to the people of the places traveled.
The FLIIE application cycle for 2018-2019 is now closed. However, you can still access last year's application materials below for reference. New application materials will be available in the fall semester, and the deadline is normally in late January for the following academic year.
*FLIIE Request for Proposals and Application Narrative (includes all program requirements, instructions, and application)
*FLIIE E-form Application (link to BP Logix e-form)
*FLIIE Budget Example
The FLIIE program is open to current UW-Eau Claire faculty and academic staff with 0.50 FTE or greater appointments. New applicants are highly encouraged, but must demonstrate sufficient knowledge of the country and culture, and feasibility of the program. Repeat applicants must demonstrate past program achievements, such as student learning, met program goals and learning outcomes, and impact on the UW-Eau Claire community. The receipt of funding one year does not guarantee funding in future years.