The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program
at Indiana University
Sara and Albert Reuben Scholarships
To Support the Study of the Holocaust
Two Scholarships: One up to $3,000 & one up to $10,000
Graduate students: Friday, March 6, 2015
Undergraduates: 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, master’s theses, or a dissertation, 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.
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, (undergraduates – a 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.
Note: Jewish Studies major, certificate, and Hebrew minor students should apply using the online application forms (http://www.indiana.edu/~jsp/undergraduates/funding_continuing.shtml) for continuing Jewish Studies student scholarships and internships.
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 and Indianapolis residents Sara and Albert Reuben who were committed to the advancement of learning and research about this crucial dimension of modern history.