Undergraduate Funding Opportunities
Sara and Albert Reuben Scholarships to support the Study of the Holocaust
2015-2016 Sara and Albert Reuben Scholarships to Support Study of the Holocaust
(Instructions below for IUB undergraduates: non-Jewish studies majors, certificate students, or Hebrew minor students)
Two Scholarships: One up to $3,000 & one up to $10,000
Deadline: Monday, March 2, 2015
During the academic year 2015-2016, the Sara and Albert Reuben scholarships may support funding to attend Holocaust-related conferences, to do research in archives and libraries, to subsidize a Holocaust-related internship, to engage in research and to support honors theses, and other academic initiatives related to the Holocaust. The monies can only be awarded in the fall and/or spring when the recipient is a full-time student.
Important Note: Graduate students see Graduate Funding Opportunities for information to apply. Current Jewish Studies majors, certificate and Hebrew minor students go to “Scholarships & Internships for Continuing Jewish Studies Students" (above) for instructions and forms to apply.
Directions below are for all other IU Bloomington undergraduate students:
- REQUIREMENTS: The scholarships are open to all Indiana University Bloomington undergraduate and graduate students from any department or college on campus. Undergraduate students must have a minimum GPA of 3.4. Students must be enrolled at Indiana University Bloomington during the Spring 2015 semester (the semester of application) and continue as enrolled students during the semester or year when the scholarship funding is awarded.
- APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a proposal, budget, resume, and letter of reference to Professor Judah Cohen, Director of Undergraduate Studies, via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or to Professor Cohen at: Borns Jewish Studies Program, Indiana University, Goodbody Hall 326, 1011 E. 3rd Street, Bloomington, IN 47405-7005; Phone (812) 855-0453; FAX (812) 855-4314.
- ANNOUNCEMENT OF SCHOLARSHIPS: Recipients will be notified in early April, 2015 and will be recognized at the annual Jewish Studies Program Student-Faculty Dinner on Sunday, April 19, 2015.
These scholarships are a gift from Candice and Larry Reuben in memory of parents Sara and Albert Reuben who were committed to the advancement of learning and research about this crucial dimension of modern history.