. Maximum scholarship awards are: • $8,000 for a summer program (special initiative for stem students only 8 weeks minimum) • $10,000 for a semester • $20,000 for a full academic year check out helpful tips on the back for crafting a competitive essay allabroadus boren awards for international study. Boren awards for international study, washington, dc 15680 likes 120 talking about this up to $20000 for us undergraduates and up to $30000 for. Also, in your essays, do not forget to discuss what you plan to do in your career after the fellowship and be specific if you are not sure what you plan to do, choose your ideal path and discuss that goal with confidence that you will reach it there are not many opportunities like the boren fellowship,. Focus on the essays the single most important component of the boren application package is the essay section here is where you present your self-‐ designed boren fellowship program and relate it to both your present qualifications and your future career goals the boren fellowship requires two essays please. The essays are the most important part of the application essay one has a maximum length of 800 words and essay two has a maximum length of 800 words essays should be single spaced, except when spaces separate paragraphs essay one please discuss the following points in one integrated essay, giving equal.
Sure you provide all application materials in the exact form boren requires, eliminating all typos and grammatical errors from your essays, etc they are more aimed at the serious student looking for a competitive advantage 1 revise, revise, revise as scholarship adviser i read lots of early drafts from extremely smart. About the boren undergraduate scholarship the boren scholarship provides funding to us undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to us interests biographical and educational information – transcripts study abroad program description (one-page) program budget two essays. If you would like to meet with a umass students who was a recent recipient of the boren scholarship, contact the boren scholarship advisor, john hagen at plus it shows the committee you have the foresight to plan ahead, though this will take some words away from the primary proposed program in the essay.
If you're reading this blog, you're probably researching on how to get a boren scholarship or are interested in studying in taiwan i've decided to post one of my statement of purpose essays for you so that you can see an example of a successful boren scholarship essay i know that i had a lot of difficulty. Boren fellowship: essay 2 describe your proposed study plan in detail boren fellowships support language and other classroom study, overseas research, overseas academic internships, or any combination of these elements explain all significant features of your plan, including institutional or other. All currently-enrolled ui undergraduates applying for a boren scholarship must apply through boren campus representative karen wachsmuth in international programs if you would like your essay drafts reviewed by karen wachsmuth, you must submit them to her on or before: tuesday, january 10 essays will be.
Boren scholarships webinar - crafting competitive essays december 14, 2010 notes from this online presentation by boren staff statement of purpose part i 6000 characters (not including spaces, about 2 pages, single spaced) prompt: explain the significance of your proposed study abroad experience (including the. About the boren awards boren scholarships for undergraduates provide up to $10,000/semester for study abroad and up to $20,000 for a full academic year abroad awards are granted with preference for long-term study abroad, and less -common countries, languages, and fields of study critical to us interests. The essays are the most important part of the application essay one has a maximum length of 800 words and essay two has a maximum length of 1000 words essays should be single spaced, except when spaces separate paragraphs essay one please discuss the following points in one integrated essay, giving equal.
Boren scholarship provides up to $20,000 for a year-long program, $10,000 for a semester long program and $8,000 for stem majors to participate in a summer program click here to learn more about budget guidelines 4 two essays the essays are the most important part of the application click here for essay. Tie your current academic plan, your proposed study abroad program, and your future career goals into one strong narrative that makes the case for your boren scholarship the application includes two essays, both of which include several questions do not answer these questions one by one instead, you should write.