David L. Boren Scholarship

*Requires OSU Endorsement

Boren Scholarships provide funding for American students to study abroad. The program focuses on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study deemed critical to U.S. national security, broadly defined. In exchange for funding, successful applicants commit to serving in the federal government. The application process at Ohio State is managed by Dr. Rebecca Bias​ at the Center for Languages, Literature and Cultures.

Award Details

  • Ohio State Deadline: Fall 2022
  • Field: All Fields
  • Year of Application: Any

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Past Boren Scholars
  • 2017-2018 - Haley Bogomolny
  • 2017-2018 - Ashley Meece
  • 2016-2017 - Christian Gray
  • 2016-2017 - Caroline Carroll
  • 2016-2017 - Clayton Sharb
  • 2016-2017 - Courtney Johnson
  • 2016-2017 - Turner Adornetto
  • 2016-2017 - Natalie Hettle
  • 2015-2016 - Robert Dahlhausen
  • 2013-2014 - Vyacheslav Dade
  • 2013-2014 - Hannah McCandless    
  • 2012-2013 - Nathaniel Henry    
  • 2011-2012 - Sofia Bachman    
  • 2011-2012 - Zoe Maani
  • 2011-2012 - Cory Sabet    
  • 2011-2012 - Brian Yeh    
  • 2010-2011 - Luella Teresa Albuquerque Canarsky    
  • 2010-2011 - Alexandra Doyle    
  • 2010-2011 - Jasmine Sims
  • 2009-2010 - Elliot Klosterman
  • 2009-2010 - Nathan Szabados
  • 2009-2010 - Steven Waites
  • 2008-2009 - John Bolam
  • 2008-2009 - John Dixon
  • 2008-2009 - Lowell Howard
  • 2007-2008 - Megan Cairns
  • 2007-2008 - Timothy Hoffine
  • 2007-2008 - Timothy Simmons
  • 2007-2008 - David Young
  • 2006-2007 - Isabel Gonzalez
  • 2003-2004 - Daniel Bradshaw
  • 2003-2004 - Max Kannen
  • 2001-2002 - Hannah Benninger
  • 2001-2002 - Bjorn Delaney
  • 2001-2002 - Christopher Merkel
  • 2001-2002 - Herve Thomas
  • 1999-2000 - Mark Dallas
  • 1995-1996 - Kanika Bahl
  • 1995-1996 - Andrew Chiodi