Description: Boren Fellowships provide American graduate students, both at the master's and the doctoral level, with the resources and encouragement they need to acquire skills and experiences in areas of the world critical to the future security of our nation, in exchange for their commitment to seek work in the federal government.
Disciplines: The following are the preferred fields of study:
- Agricultural and Food Sciences
- Area Studies
- Business and Economics
- Computer and Information Sciences
- Foreign Languages
- Health and Biomedical Science
- International Affairs
- Sciences and Engineering
- Social Sciences
- Political Science and Policy Studies
- Up to $30,000 for applicant to add international/language aspect to their graduate study
Boren Fellowship Applicant Requirements:
- U.S. citizenship
- Applicants should be enrolled in, or applying to, a graduate degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university located within the United States.
Requirements Upon Acceptance:
- Boren fellows must remain enrolled in their graduate programs for the duration of the fellowship.
- Online application
- Application should include:
- 3 essays
- A budget program - How will you spend the award?
- 3 online reference forms
- An optional language proficiency form
- Letter of overseas affiliation
- Supplementary Materials Needed:
- Hard copies of all transcripts
Deadline: February 1, 2011
Carroll Campus Representative:
Office: MacAllister 205
Campus Phone: 262-524-7275