David L. Boren Awards for International Study

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Kalamazoo, Michigan


On-Campus Scholarship Deadline

Date: 01/08/2016

Website: https://wmich.edu/studyabroad/boren

On-Campus Fellowship Deadline

Date: 10/08/2015

Website: https://wmich.edu/studyabroad/boren

Boren Fellowship Advisor
Boren Scholarship Advisor
Dr. Michelle Metro-Roland
Director of Faculty & Global Program Development
This campus representative can provide you with information about the Boren Fellowship and Scholarship, help in completing the application, and forward your application for review.
Diether H. Haenicke Institute for Global Education (HIGE)
Ellsworth Hall 2535
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5245
United States

Office: (269) 387-5890
Fax: (269) 387-0630
Office: michelle.metro-roland@wmich.edu


Alex Gibson of Western Michigan University to Study in Jordan
May 15, 2015

A WMU student from Parchment will study Arabic in Jordan for the 2015-16 academic year through a prestigious federal scholarship. Read more
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Student Receives Boren and Gilman
Nov 22, 2013

Jared Sipes, a Western Michigan University student, received a Boren Scholarship and a Gilman Scholarship for study abroad in Russia . Jared, who transferred from Kalamazoo Community College, is earning a global and international studies major and a minor in Russian.  He is using his scholarship funding to study at Saratov State University.
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Jared Sipes, GIS Major Awarded Boren Scholarship for Russian
Aug 15, 2013

Jared Sipes, a senior majoring in Global and International Studies and minoring in Russian has been named a 2013 Boren Scholarship recipient. He will be studying Russian at Saratov State University in Saratov Russia beginning in Fall 2013. Sipes was selected as one of 161 Boren Scholarship recipients out of a historic high, 947 applicants from around the country. Sipes is WMU's first Boren Award recipient since 2008. In addition to...
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Boren Scholar Receives Prestigious Awards
Jun 14, 2010

Jaime LeBlanc-Hadley, a 2008 Boren Scholar, has received two major awards to study international development policy at the Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS).  She was awarded a $10,000 per year merit scholarship from MIIS and a 2010 Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship, which will fund her graduate studies up to $50,000 annually. As an undergraduate student at Western Michigan University, Jaimie ma...
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Chris Powers presents on the Boren Program - WMU September 3, 2008
Aug 25, 2008

Christopher Powers, Director Education Abroad Programs, NSEP Boren Fellowship and Scholarship Program, will present to interested Western Michigan University students, staff, and faculty at 10 am in room 211 of the Bernhard Center on September 3, 2008.  The presentation is open to students, faculty, and advisors interested in learning how undergraduate and graduate students can apply for scholarships and fellowships for study abroad...
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