The school of Diplomacy and International Relations will be hosting an information session on the Upcoming Boren Awards. The event will take place on Wednesday, November 20th from 3-5 in the Diplomacy Room in McQuaid Hall.

Mr. Craig Fredrickson, Boren Awards Program Officer from the Institute of International Education (IIE) in Washington, D.C., will present an information session on Boren Scholarships and Boren Fellowships. RSVP to Kate Campbell at

Undergraduate Session  3:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Diplomacy Room, McQuaid Hall

Boren Scholarships offer unique opportunities for U.S. undergraduates to study abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America & the Caribbean, and the Middle East). The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.

Graduate Session | 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. | Diplomacy Room, McQuaid Hall

Boren Fellowships enable U.S. graduate students to add an important international and language component to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency. The Boren Fellowship supports students studying languages, cultures, and world regions other than Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.

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