Latin American Studies
Recipient must be a junior or senior declared Latin American Studies major at UW-Eau Claire, enrolled the fall semester after receiving the award. If candidates are of equal strength, preference will be given to the senior.APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Application is available in the Foreign Languages Office. Student will hand in a portfolio with the following documents: verification of having studied abroad; an unofficial UW-Eau Claire transcript; a 250-350 word essay in Spanish about her/his experience studying abroad and her/his future plans; and a 250-350 word essay in English stating why he/she chose LAS as a major and why she/he thinks it is important to major in LAS. Student will also have an oral interview with the LAS scholarship committee. The questions for this interview will be posed in English and Spanish.APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 30
The recipient will be determined by the Committee for Latin American Studies.SEECTION DEADLINE:
The committee chair will notify the recipient. The department chair will complete and submit a “Scholarship Award Form” to the Financial Aid office.SPECIAL NOTES:
Letters of appreciation should be directed to the committee for Latin American Studies; c/o the Foundation Office.
Office of Financial Aid - Schofield 115 - (715)836-3373
Updated: May 18, 2013