Boren Scholarships and Fellowships 2017 application season webinars for undergraduate and graduate students start on Monday, September 19. Even if you attended information sessions last year, it is a good idea to participate as our new presentation has been reorganized to highlight the principal selection criteria.
Boren Fellowships (for graduate students and those applying to grad school)
First General Information webinar, 2:00-3:00 PM EDT on Monday, September 19
Boren Scholarships (for undergraduate students)
First General Information webinar, 4:00-5:00 PM EDT on Monday, September 19
Click here register for the other 2017 season webinars. Upcoming webinars cover specific aspects of the application, tips for writing the essays, and Boren alumni panels. We will also have special webinars on the African Flagship Languages Initiative, the South Asian Flagship Languages Initiative, and sessions for ROTC cadets and midshipmen.
Start your application for the 2017 Boren Awards today at www.borenawards.org!
Boren Awards, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study less commonly taught languages and conduct research in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.