India Association of Western Washington Undergraduate Scholarships for the Study of South Asia
For summer 2012 and academic year 2012-2013
The South Asia Center is pleased to announce the competition for the awarding of the India Association of Western Washington Scholarship. This competition is open to all University of Washington students who are South Asia majors or minors or who have demonstrated an interest in South Asia as defined below.
Two awards will be made each in the amount of $1000, for support of the awardee’s studies in summer 2012 or the academic year 2012-13.
Undergraduate students enrolled at the University of Washington who demonstrate a serious academic interest in South Asia by virtue of successfully completing at least 15 credits of South Asia-related courses by the end of the period in which they hold the IAWW Scholarship. Credits earned on study abroad in South Asia will fulfill this requirement. Credits earned through language study will also fulfill this requirement.
Requirements for application:
Any eligible applicant may apply by submitting a letter of application, a statement of purpose indicating the significance of the study of South Asia for the applicant, a plan of study for the 2012-2013 academic year, transcripts (reproductions acceptable) for all post-secondary institutions attended, and a letter of recommendation from a faculty member familiar with the applicant’s South Asia related coursework directly to the South Asia Center: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: March 1st, 2012