Boren Fellowship Information Session

The IRIS Awards office is sponsoring an information session for UW-Madison graduate students interested in learning more about the Boren Fellowship program:

Tuesday, November 15, 2022
4:00 – 5:00pm
336 Ingraham Hall

Boren Fellowships provide up to $30,000 for graduate students to add an important international and language component (including in support of in-country research) to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency.

Join us next week to learn more about the Boren Fellowships, what makes for a competitive application, eligibility, service requirements, and more.

We will be joined by Jeff Cary from the UW-Madison Graduate School – Jeff previously served as the Boren Awards‘ Outreach & Recruitment Manager (2015-2022).

Additional information on Boren Fellowships and the campus process is available at; the Boren Awards website is

Information for undergraduate students interested in pursuing a Boren Scholarship award is available on the website at:

Have more questions? Contact Mark Lilleleht (, the campus Boren Fellowship representative.