Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines

Boren Scholarship

USC Deadline: January 14

Program seeks to enhance U.S. understanding of foreign cultures, strengthen our economic competitiveness, and ensure our national security by fully funding students to enter a study abroad program with intent to learn a new language. It is designated for students enrolled in study-abroad programs OUTSIDE OF Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Western Europe starting no earlier than June 1, 2015. Summer only term is limited to science, technology, engineering and mathematics majors.   https://www.borenawards.org/


Rotary Global Grant

USC Deadline: January 16

Rotary supports international humanitarian activities and graduate study with sustainable high-impact outcomes in one or more of the six areas of focus:  Peace and conflict prevention, Disease prevention and treatment, Water and sanitation, Maternal and child health, Basic education and literacy, Economic and community development.  http://portal.clubrunner.ca/50010/SitePage/scholars


Beinecke Scholarship

USC Deadline: January 30

Scholarship program for individuals pursuing graduate study (master’s or doctoral program) in the arts, humanities, and social sciences at any accredited university around the world. Each scholar receives $4,000 immediately prior to entering graduate school and $30,000 while attending graduate school. Students may supplement this award with other scholarships, research grants, or assistantships. Candidates must be a junior during the 2014-2015 academic year (graduating between December 2015 and August 2016).  http://fdnweb.org/beinecke/


Udall Scholarship

USC Deadline: February 9

The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to sophomore and junior level college students committed to careers related to the environment including policy, engineering, science, education, urban planning and renewal, business, health, justice, economics, and other related fields; or tribal public policy, or Native American health care. In 2014, the foundation will award 50 awards of up to $5000 for tuition, room and board, and other educational expenses. The scholars attend a four day orientation in Tucson, Arizona to meet the other scholars, elected officials, and other environmental and tribal leaders. https://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/Scholarship/Scholarship.aspx


For more information about eligibility and how to apply, please contact the Office of Academic & International Felllowships at aifstaff@usc.edu

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Jenny Vazquez-Akim

Author Jenny Vazquez-Akim

Jenny is the Director of Student Engagement and Career Connections in the Viterbi Admission & Student Affairs Division. Jenny manages many of the undergraduate student life programs at Viterbi, as well as the services and programs that connect all Viterbi students with their post-graduate plans. Jenny holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from USC, a Master’s in Public Administration from NYU, and a Doctorate in Education from UCLA.

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