Boren Fellowship information sessions, October 23 & November 21

The IRIS Awards office will hold two information sessions for UW-Madison graduate students interested in learning more the Boren Fellowship program:

Boren Graduate Fellowship Information Session I
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
4:00 – 5:00pm
336 Ingraham Hall

Boren Graduate Fellowship Information Session II
Thursday, November 21, 2019
4:00 – 5:00pm
336 Ingraham Hall

Boren Fellowships provide up to $36,000 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.

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

Learn more about the awards and the campus process at Have more questions? Contact Mark Lilleleht (, the campus Boren Fellowship representative.

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