Up to $20,000 in funding for students interested in studying abroad for a full academic year in a non-traditional location to learn a language crucial to national security interests. There is also a Boren Summer STEM Initiative through which students seeking a STEM degree can receive up to $8,000 for a summer study abroad to learn a language that is critical to national security. Awardees receive a priority hiring benefit for the U.S. government and are required to secure a position working for the government after graduation for at least one year.
If you are eligible and interested, please watch the video below and fill out the interest form.
Virtual Info Session:
VIDEO COMING SOON
|Late October 2021||Schedule Meeting with Elise|
|By Nov. 1||Complete Interest Form|
|November 22, 2021||Worksheets due on Canvas|
|December 13, 2021||First Draft Due Date on Canvas|
|January 15, 2022||Campus Application Due Date|
|February 2, 2022||National Application Deadline|
|Late April 2022||All Applicants Notified of Status|
The interest form signals that you would like to apply. Elise uses the information to add you to Sakai and report if you win the award. The absolute last day to submit a Boren interest form this year is January 10th.