Looking for a way to finance a future project or excavation? Looking for a way to finance your education?
Below is an updated list of current scholarship opportunities for students interested in the conservation field.
David L. Boren Scholarship and Fellowship
The Boren Awards provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East, where they can add important international and language components to their educations.
Undergraduate students may apply for the Boren Scholarship, which provides up to $20,000 a year ($10,000 a semester) for overseas study.
Graduate students may apply for the Boren Fellowship, which provides up to $24,000 a year ($12,000 a semester) for overseas study and up to $30,000 for a combination of domestic and overseas study.
A new STEM initiative that provides funding for 3-6 months of language study overseas to students in STEM disciplines is also available. Applications may be found at http://www.borenawards.org. The campus deadline for the Boren Scholarship is January 15, 2013. Boren Fellowship applicants apply directly online; the deadline is January 31, 2013. Interested students should contact Dr. Holly Hapke, Boren Awards campus representative, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 328-1041.