National Security Education Program (NSEP) Boren Undergraduate ScholarshipReturn to Scholarship Search
NSEP awards David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships to U.S. undergraduates for study of world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Middle East, but excluding the countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand). The maximum awards are $8,000 per summer, $10,000 per semester, or $20,000 per full academic year. Applicants need to demonstrate a clear link between proposed overseas study and their academic and international career goals.
Campus deadline: early January (application due in the Study Abroad Center office for a preliminary screening).
NSEP deadline: early February
US Citizenship is required.
- Amount of Award: Varies
- Number of Awards: Varies
- Website and Application Information: http://www.borenawards.org/program
- Application: http://www.borenawards.org/program
- FAFSA by December 1st: Not Required
Contact Name: Trevor Nelson
Study Abroad Center
Iowa State University
3224 Memorial Union
Ames, IA 50011