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Undergraduate Funding Opportunities

Study in Israel
Overseas Study Presidential Match Scholarships
for Fall 2015 or the 2015-16 Academic Year

Application Deadline: Monday, February 2, 2015

The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program at Indiana University is pleased to announce Fall 2015 and 2015-2016 academic year Study in Israel Overseas Study Presidential Match Scholarships. These scholarships may be used to support Indiana University Bloomington undergraduate students who study through IU Overseas Study at the Rothberg International School at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem or at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Tel Aviv University, or the University of Haifa.

Scholarship Amounts: Scholarships will range from $500 to $5,000. Students will automatically be considered for all scholarships.

Eligibility:
• Any full-time Indiana University Bloomington undergraduate
• 3.2 cumulative GPA or higher
• Studying in Fall 2015 or the academic year 2015-2016 at the Rothberg International School at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem through IU Overseas Study, at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, at Tel Aviv University, or at the University of Haifa.

Selection Criteria: Preference is given to students studying at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem through IU Overseas Study.
Awards will be competitive and based on academic achievement, financial need, and duration of study abroad.

Application Procedure:
• For students applying through IU Overseas Study to the Rothberg International School at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem: please apply through IU Overseas Study by selecting "yes" to being considered for the Presidential Match Scholarship.

• For students applying directly to Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Tel Aviv University, or the University of Haifa: Complete the application and recommendation forms. Application may be e-mailed (iujsp@indiana.edu), FAXed (812 855-4314), mailed, or hand delivered to: Israel Scholarships, Borns Jewish Studies Program, Indiana University, Goodbody Hall 326, 1011 E. 3rd St., Bloomington, IN 47405-7005. Recommenders can also submit via e-mail, FAX, mail, or hand delivery.

• Questions: Email iujsp@indiana.edu or call (812) 855-0453.

Scholarships to be awarded may include:
Harry A. Alpert, J.D. and Jeanette Solotken Alpert Overseas Study Scholarship
David and Amy Cook Overseas Study Scholarship
Fredric M. and Esther G. Fogle Fund for Overseas Study in Israel
Karl and Rosey Krakovitz Overseas Study Scholarship
Andrew C. and Jane A. Mallor Overseas Study Scholarship
Louis L. and Sybil S. Mervis Overseas Study Scholarship
Marilyn R. Shevitz Overseas Study Scholarship
David and Sylvia Zabinsky Overseas Study Scholarship

These scholarships are made possible by generous donors:
Barbara and Joe Alpert, The David M. Cook Foundation, Esther Fogle, Rosey Krakovitz,
Jane and Andy Mallor, Sybil and Lou Mervis, and Leona and Reuben Shevitz.