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 2017-2018. The scholarship, named in honor of Dr. Julian Samora, supports graduate and undergraduate students engaged in scholarly activities focused on Latino/as in Midwestern communities. Applications will be reviewed and recommended by the JSRI Scholarship Committee and two (2) finalists will be announced March 2017. Awards will appear as a $1,000 credit per semester for fall 2017 and spring 2018.
Applicants must be current MSU students and must be attending MSU fall 2017 and spring 2018. They must demonstrate excellent academic standing, and provide evidence of interest in research on Chicano/Latino communities. Two scholarship awards will be given in the amount of $2,000 for each award.
Applicants must submit the following materials by Friday, February 10, 2017.
The JSRI Awards Committee will nominate two scholarships: one scholarship for an undergraduate student award, and one scholarship for a graduate student award.
Submissions must be receieved at JSRI by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 10, 2017.
Direct all letters and application packet to:
A list of all previous award recipients can be found here.