David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application year: 

Sophomore, Junior

Description: 

NSEP awards scholarships to American students for study of world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America & the Caribbean, and the Middle East). Boren Scholarships are for undergraduates and Boren Fellowships are for graduate students

Signature of program: 

Study less commonly taught languages abroad for an academic year or a summer + a semester. STEM majors may apply for summer-only programs.

Requirements: 

U.S. citizens who are first years through juniors are eligible. Proposed study abroad plans must meet Duke GEO's requirements. If you propose a study program that is not already Duke-approved, you will need to start sooner to go through Duke GEO's petition process for approval.  Those accepting Boren Awards commit to serve one year of employment in the Federal government.

Tags: 
Amount of award: 

Usually cover full costs of travel, living, and tution based on your application budget.

Scope: 

International

GPA: 

3.0

Endorsement Required: 

Yes

Contact: 

OUSF and Global Education

ncs-ousf@duke.edu

Early January

Area(s) of interest: 

All