The Indiana University Bloomington is offering multiple grants for freshmen students to pursue Jewish Studies programme. The studentships are available to students entering as first year beginners in Fall 2019 at IU Bloomington.
The Indiana University Bloomington is a public research university located in Bloomington, Indiana, United States. With over 48,000 students, IU Bloomington is the flagship institution of the Indiana University system and its largest university.
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- Application Deadline: January 17, 2019
- Course Level: The studentships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.
- Study Subject: The studentships are awarded for Jewish Studies.
- Award: Multiple incoming freshmen scholarships of up to $40,000 ($10,000 per year) for students committed to pursuing a Jewish Studies major at Indiana University Bloomington. One scholarship of up to $20,000 ($5,000 per year) is intended for a student pursuing the Jewish sacred music curriculum either as a Jewish Studies major in the College of Arts & Sciences or as a Vocal Performance major in the Jacobs School of Music.
- Number of Awards: One scholarship is available.
- Nationality: US citizens
- The award can be taken in the USA
- Eligible Countries: Applicants must have previous degree.
- Entrance Requirements: Candidates will be considered primarily on the basis of outstanding academic achievement and promise. Extracurricular achievements will also be considered. Students must have a high school GPA of 3.5 or above (out of a 4.0 scale) or equivalent and a record of academic and extracurricular accomplishment.
- English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
How to Apply: Applications should be sent by email or e-mail. Please submit:
- Cover letter providing name, address, cell phone number, email address, with a signed statement of commitment to pursue either the Jewish Studies major or the certificate. Please select one. Only students pursing the major will be considered for four-year funding.
- Official high school transcript may be emailed [email protected]), or mailed directly from your high school
- A personal statement that addresses plans for academic work at IU and the specific way that a major or certificate in Jewish Studies will figure in your undergraduate education and career plan
- A resume detailing extracurricular activities, awards, and honors
- Two letters of recommendation,both from high school teachers well acquainted with your academic strengths and abilities
Students applying for an IU Selective Application Scholarship need only mail the Borns Jewish Studies Program a personal statement (see 3 above) and a signed statement of commitment (see 1 above), and let us know you have applied for the Selective Scholarships