Boren Scholarship

Funds a summer, semester, or full academic year of study abroad to study language(s) in a critical need country for those planning careers in national security.

Recipients must be applying to a study abroad program that meets home institution standards in a country outside of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand. Boren Awards are not for study in the United States. Scholarships are available for undergraduate students and fellowships are available for graduate students. Applicants must be U.S. citizens at the time of application. Visit the Boren Awards website for more information.

Interest in National Security and 1 year commitment to work for federal government
Amount of Award: 
$8,000 for a summer, $10,000 for a semester, $20,000 for an academic year