Genevieve Davis Searle Scholarship, 2017-18


  • undergraduate Spanish majors
  • native speakers of English
  • in at least their fifth semester of university study when the award begins
  • studying in a Spanish-speaking country for two semesters and earning at least 18 s.h. of credit
  • a cumulative UI GPA of 3.6 or higher

Applicants should provide

  • a one-page statement explaining how their career goals involve the use of the Spanish language and engagement with Hispanic cultures
  • two letters of recommendation that speak to the importance of study abroad to the applicant's development as a Spanish major
  • proof of cumulative GPA and study abroad application

For details, visit the Spanish & Portuguese Scholarship website (scroll down on the page to see information on this scholarship). Send all application materials to the Genevieve Davis Searle Scholarship Selection Committee in 111 Phillips Hall by February 28, 2017, for study abroad in 2017-18.