Designed to prepare the next generation of global leaders, Schwarzman Scholars is the first scholarship created to respond to the geopolitical landscape of the 21st Century. Whether in politics, business or science, the success of future leaders around the world will depend upon an understanding of China’s role in global trends.
Purpose: The Golden Key Honor Society offers numerous scholarships each year; amounts ranging in value from $1,000 to $10,000. Scholarships range from study abroad funding and awards of academic excellence to research grants. These scholarships are available for both undergraduate and graduate students.
Purpose: The Phi Kappa Phi (PKP) Study Abroad Grant is designed to help support undergraduates as they seek knowledge and experience in their academic fields by studying aborad. Fifty $1,000 grants are awarded each year. The PKP Study Abroad application and instructions are available online.
Purpose: FLAS scholarships are funded by the US Dept of Education and administered through BYU's Center for the Study of Europe (CSE) and BYU's Asian Studies Consortium (ASC). Scholarships are granted to both undergraduates and graduates to encourage the addition of a less-commonly taught (LCT) language to their curriculum. Preference is given to students who plan on a career in international or government work. Full tuition plus a stipend are available either for the academic year (fall/winter semesters) or for intensive language study during spring/summer. Applications for summer FLAS are due in November; applications for fall/winter FLAS are due in February.
Qualifications: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, have a minimim 3.0 GPA, and be studying a LCT language (see website for list) at 200 level or higher by the year they receive FLAS.
Approx. Yearly Deadline: January 15 @5pm. See website for updated deadline
|http://kennedy.byu.edu/student/scholarships/flas/||FLAS Information from the Kennedy Center|
|https://kennedy.byu.edu/student/scholarships/flas/application/||Application Page on the Kennedy Center's Website|
|FLAS Office Open Hours||
Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Thurs., 11:00 a.m., 151 HRCB
Students applying for FLAS are strongly encouraged to attend one of these sessions.
|http://www2.ed.gov/programs/iegpsflasf/||General Information on FLAS from the Department of Education|
|Brenda Christensen||European Studies||216 HRCBfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Purpose: The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) is a US government effort to expand the number of Americans who study critical need foreign languages. Run by the US Department of State, the CLS scholarship provides fully-funded group-based intensive language instruction for undergraduate, Masters, and Ph.D. students. CLS language instruction consists of seven to ten weeks of in-country study in the following languages: Arabic, Persian, Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu, Chinese, Japanese, and Russian. CLS instruction takes place in various countries including Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Russia, South Korea, Tajikistan, Tunisia, and Turkey.
Qualifications: Applicants must be US citizens currently enrolled in a US degree-granting program at either the undergraduate or graduate level. Eligible undergraduate students must have completed at least one year of general college course-work by the program start date. All applicants must be 18 by the beginning of the CLS program and be in acceptable mental and physical health. Students of diverse majors and disciplines are encouraged to apply. Participants are expected to continue their language study beyond the scholarship period and apply their critical language skills in their future professional careers.
Purpose: The Rhodes Scholarship annually funds 32 scholarships for graduate study at the University of Oxford. The Rhodes application should be completed during the spring term before senior year.
Qualifications: Eligible applicants must have at least a 3.9 GPA, be a U.S. citizen (international students--see Rhodes website), be at least 18, but not yet 24. BYU institutional endorsement is required, see instructions below.
Purpose: David L. Boren Graduate Fellowships encourage US graduate students to add an international dimension to their education. Fellowships provide support for overseas or domestic study. Applicants design their own programs. Programs must include study of a modern language other than English and the study of an area and culture. This fellowship can provide up to $30,000 for language study and international research.
Qualifications: Students must be enrolled at an accredited US institution of higher learning located in the US and be in the process of pursuing a graduate degree at the time the award is made.
Purpose: The Marshall Scholarship funds graduate study at ANY British University.The Marshall application should be completed during the spring term before senior year.
Qualifications: Eligible applicants must have at least a 3.9 GPA, be a U.S. citizen, and be endorsed by BYU. BYU institutional endorsement is required, see instructions below.