Advisor: Eileen Crane | (801) 863-6484 | Eileen.Crane@uvu.edu | ROOM LC-402
UVU Deadline: January 11
Boren Deadline: February 13
Boren Scholarships provide American undergraduate students with the resources and encouragement they need to acquire skills and experiences in areas of the world critical to the future security of our nation, in exchange for their commitment to seek work in the federal government.
Applicants must plan to use the scholarship for a study abroad program that ends before the student graduates. Preference is given to students pursuing fields of study related to national security. NSEP undergraduate scholarships are not for study in the U.S.
Maximum scholarship awards are:
Boren Scholarships promote long term linguistic and cultural immersion, and therefore
study abroad proposals for two or more semesters are strongly encouraged. Preference
will be given to undergraduate applicants proposing a full-year academic study. Boren-funded
programs can begin no earlier than June 1.
Summer-only programs must be eight (8) weeks or more and are limited to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) students.
Application forms can be downloaded from the NSEP website. Students need two to three recommendations and transcripts for the last two academic years.