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Undergraduate Funding Opportunities

Conference Funding for 2017-2018

For Jewish Studies Major, Certificate, Minor, and Hebrew Minor Students up to $500

The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program at Indiana University is pleased to announce conference funding available to Jewish Studies major, certificate, minor, and Hebrew minor students for the 2017-18 year.

Funding of up to $500 are available to defray the costs associated with attending conferences or extracurricular professional development programs related to Jewish Studies. Students are eligible for one conference fuding award per academic year.

To Apply:

No later than one month before the funds are needed and preferably earlier, an applicant must provide: 1) a one page statement describing the conference/program and explaining how it will contribute to the applicant’s Jewish Studies education and/or Jewish Studies career objectives; 2) a reference from a Jewish Studies faculty member (can be sent separately); and 3) a budget, explaining what the funds will be used for. Please submit statement, reference, and budget to the Jewish Studies Program (Global & International Studies Building-4E, 812-855-0453) or email to

Funds are limited. Applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Jewish Studies conference funding is made available through the Friends of the Borns Jewish Studies Program.