The Julian Samora Research Institute (JSRI) is proud to provide the opportunity for current MSU students to apply for the Julian Samora Endowed Scholarship for academic year 2019-2020. The scholarships, named in honor of Dr. Julian Samora, support two students, (one Graduate and one Undergraduate) engaged in scholarly activities focused on Latino/as in Midwestern communities. Applications will be reviewed and recommended by the JSRI Scholarship Committee. One recipient from each category will be announced April 2019.
Applicants must be current MSU students and must be attending MSU fall 2019 and spring 2020. They must demonstrate excellent academic standing, and provide evidence of interest in research on Chicano/Latino communities. For the 2019-20 academic year, a $1,000 credit will appear both fall and spring semesters.
Applicants must submit the following materials by Friday, February 15, 2019.
The awards committee will nominate two scholarships: one award for an undergraduate student, and one award for a graduate student.
Submissions must be receieved at JSRI by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019 by either digital or hard copy.
Information for the 2020/2021 school year will be posted Fall 2019.
Direct all letters and application packet to:
A list of all previous award recipients can be found here.