Info session highlights Boren scholarships, fellowships St. Thomas Newsroom October 16, 2009 A representative from the Institute of International Education will speak to students about David L. Boren scholarships and fellowships at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20, in Room 155, Murray-Herrick Campus Center. Boren awards provide a unique funding opportunity for U.S. students to study world regions critical to U.S. interests. The Boren Scholarship provides opportunities for undergraduate students to study in countries that generally are underrepresented in study abroad. Boren scholars are awarded up to $20,000 for an academic year. The Boren Fellowship allows graduate students to add an important international and language component to their graduate studies. Boren fellows can be awarded up to $30,000.