National & International Scholarships
Boren Awards for International Study
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.
Boren Award amounts are based on the length of time the Boren Scholar or Fellows spends overseas and the cost of the program. Boren Scholarships can provide undergraduate students with up to $20,000, and Boren Fellowships can provide graduate students with up to $30,000.
Dr. Melinda Grimsley
Coordinator, International Scholarships
Dr. Grimsley works with students applying for this scholarship. If you are interested in learning more or applying, you can set up a meeting with Dr. Grimsley online, by email at email@example.com, or by phone at 270.745.5043.
Five WKU Students Awarded Boren ScholarshipsDate Posted: May 07, 2020
Five WKU students have been awarded $20,000 David L. Boren Scholarships to fund intensive language study in the US and abroad during the 2020-2021 academic year. All five are students in the Chinese...
Five WKU Students Recognized in Critical Language Scholarship competitionDate Posted: April 17, 2020
12 WKU Students Recognized by Gilman Scholarship for Study AbroadDate Posted: January 09, 2020
12 WKU students were recognized by the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for study abroad in 2019....