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  • Scholarship Name :
    Institute Of International Education National Security Education Program (NSEP David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships)
  • Renewable :
  • States In Which Available :
    Washington D.C.
  • Scholarship Amount :
    Up to $20,000
  • Deadline :
    Mid FEB
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Intended to provide support to U.S. undergraduates who will pursue the study of languages and cultures currently underrepresented in study abroad and critical to U.S. national security. Must be U.S. citizen matriculated at a U.S. university or college. Provides a unique funding opportunity for U.S. students to study world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Latin American and the Caribbean, and the Middle East). Must be matriculated in an undergraduate degree program in a U.S. university, college or community college accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, and applying to engage in a study abroad experience in a country outside of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand that meets home institution standards.
  • Specific Target Group :
  • How To Apply :
    See website for additional information and application. Apply online. Submit to your NSEP campus representative with 2 reference forms, language self-assessment form, language proficiency form (optional), official transcripts, 1-page study abroad program description, and letters of support for direct enrollment (if applicable).
  • Contact To :
    Susan Sharp, Program Officer ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The NSEP service requirement stipulates that award recipients work in the federal government in positions with national security responsibilities. The Departments of Defense, Homeland Security, State, or any element of the Intelligence Community are priority agencies.