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Attend a Boren Awards Information Session Sept. 18

September 16, 2019

Students, faculty and advisors interested in Boren Awards are invited to attend an information session with a Boren Awards representative 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, in IPO conference room (LLC No. 3). Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide funding for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study languages and cultures in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America and the Middle East.

Maximum scholarship benefits are $10,000 per semester, $20,000 for a full academic year and $8,000 for summer programs. Contact Distinguished Scholarships Program Coordinator Dilshani Sarathchandra,, or Education Abroad Director Kate Wray Chettri,, for more information.

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