Boren Fellowship information session: October 29, 2020

The IRIS Awards office is sponsoring an information session for UW-Madison graduate students interested in learning more the Boren Fellowship program:

Boren Graduate Fellowship Online Information Session
Thursday, October 29, 2020
3:00 – 4:00pm, via Zoom

You can view the recorded sessi0n @

Jeff Cary, the Boren Awards Outreach & Recruitment Manager, will lead this session.

Boren Fellowships provide up to $30,000 for graduate students to add an important international and language component (including in support of in-country research) to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency.

Join to learn more about the Boren Fellowships, what makes for a competitive application, eligibility, service requirements, and more.

Additional information on Boren Fellowships and the campus process is available at

Have more questions? Contact Mark Lilleleht (, the campus Boren Fellowship representative.

Undergraduates interested in the Boren Scholarship program can learn more on the UW-Madison’s Boren Awards page and by contacting Matt Geisler (, UW-Madison’s Boren Scholarship representative.