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Announcements : Boren Application Help

Announcement: Boren Application Help

Click on this for links to information that can be helpful during the application process such as the KU Boren handbook, sample essays, essay checklist, and more.
KU Boren Handbook
Sample Essays from previous KU Boren recipients
Boren Essay Checklist 

https://documents.ku.edu/ORGS/University/Office_of_Study_Abroad/Coordinator/Justine/Boren

Boren Awards site "What Makes a Competitive Application?"
http://www.borenawards.org/boren_scholarship/competitive_application.html

Boren Awards site full of resources for student applicants
http://www.borenawards.org/applicant_resources.html
KU applicants are encouraged to view at least one Boren webinar about how to craft good essays prior to applying

KU Boren Scholarship Application Timeline
December 1 – Deadline for Essays to the KU Office of Study Abroad
Fall Finals Week – KU Campus Review Process Interviews
Early February – Boren deadline for applications online and for supplemental materials
Early May – Boren award decisions announced