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Study Abroad Scholarships Summer and Fall 2017 Applications Due March 29, 2017 at 12:00 noon

Department of Romance Languages and Literatures

 Summer and Fall 2017

Study Abroad Scholarships

Maria E. Becker Scholarship

Wilma J. Newberry Scholarship

Linda Rock Scholarship 

Applications due Wednesday, 3/29/17, 12 noon

Eligibility guidelines are:

Current full-time matriculated UB undergraduate student in good academic standing

Current pursuit of a major in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures

    • Plan to participate in a study abroad program that is full time, as determined by the program-sponsoring institution
    • Applications for Winter and Spring 2018 study abroad programs will be available September 2017The award recipients are chosen based on:
      • Financial need
      • Academic achievement
      • Potential for growth
  • The following documents that candidates need to submit (in .pdf format):
    • writing sample from coursework in the target language
    • A current copy of their academic advisement report (AAR)

Distribution of funds takes place after scholarship awardees are chosen and they provide written confirmation of acceptance to an accredited study abroad program

RLL faculty advisors can help with questions – including on how study abroad courses may fulfill requirements for RLL majors and minors:

Submit applications and supporting materials at