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Boren Awards Information Meeting, Thurs 11/29/2012

Friday, November 16, 2012

Susan Sharp, from the Institute of International Education, will be speaking with interested students about the David L. Boren Scholarships and Fellowships on:
 

Boren Awards Information Meeting
Thursday, November 29th

Student Session: 1:00PM
International Affairs Building Room 403


Boren Awards provide a unique funding opportunity for U.S. students to study world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East). The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.
 
The Boren Scholarship provides opportunities for undergraduate students to study in countries that are generally underrepresented in study abroad.  Boren Scholars are awarded up to $20,000 for an academic year.
 
The Boren Fellowship allows graduate students to add an important international and language component to their graduate studies.  Boren Fellows can be awarded up to $30,000.
 
Additional information on preferred geographic regions, languages, fields of study and application procedures can be found at www.borenawards.org.
 

For more information about the Boren Awards, please contact your campus representative:

Undergraduate students should contact Paul Bohlmann (pb2488@columbia.edu) or Therese Workman (tw2236@columbia.edu) in the Office of Global Programs' Fellowships Office. More info for undergraduates is found here: http://www.college.columbia.edu/students/fellowships/catalog/boren-nsep-...

Graduate students should contact Ms. Kerry Gluckmann (kag1@columbia.edu).

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