Scholarship: Boren Scholarships 2016-2017

Deadline for Application: February 9, 2016

The Boren Scholarships provide a unique funding opportunity for U.S. students to study world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East). The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded. Boren Scholars are awarded up to $20,000 for an academic year.

Additional information on preferred geographic regions, languages, and fields of study, as well as application procedures can be found at

The Boren Scholarship national application deadline is February 9, 2016. For more information about the application process, click here.  Boren Scholarship applicants will be notified of their status by mail in mid-late April.

Webinars for Boren Scholarship Applicants:

For more information about the Boren Awards, to register for one of our upcoming webinars, and to access the on-line application, please visit

For more information, please contact Boren Awards at 1‑800‑618‑NSEP or