Jan. 17 session will provide info on Boren Fellowships for grad students

Two important dates are coming up for anyone interested in David L. Boren Fellowships for grad students. There will be an information session January 17 at 10 a.m. in 36 Ingraham Hall, where Sue Sharp of the Institute of International Education willprovide information and answer questions about the fellowships. The application deadline is January 30, 2007. Please send an email to if you plan on attending the session.

NSEP Boren Fellowships support students pursuing the study of languages, cultures, and world regions that are critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America & the Caribbean, and the Middle East). Study of the countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand is excluded. For detailed information on the program and application go to You can also contact Erin Crawley, Fellowships Advisor with the UW-Madison International Institute, with questions or for feedback on your essay. 328 Ingraham,, 262-9632.