Warren D. Fishburn, Jr. Scholarship for Modern Languages-World & Cultures

Warren D. Fishburn, Jr. Scholarship is open to all full-time (defined as 12 credit hours) resident, junior, senior or graduate students who have attended the University of Utah for at least one year and have declared a major in one of the following modern foreign languages: French, German, Russian, or Spanish.
Scholarship provides one year full (12 credit hours) resident tuition and fees and is awarded on a merit basis. Recipient must maintain the language major and hold no other scholarships.
How to Apply.
Send or deliver the following items:

  • Completed application
  • Current transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • Three letters of recommendation sent directly to the department (two of these letters must be written by Department of World Languages & Cultures faculty). If you are also applying for a University of Utah Departmental Scholarship, you may use the same letters of recommendation. (Your application will be complete if both the application questions and the references are submitted by this date. Please contact your references in advance.)
    Deadline: January 31, 2024

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please Provide a copy of your unofficial University of Utah transcript.
  2. What is your Expected Graduation Date?
  3. Please Provide a copy of all unofficial transcripts that you have from other colleges/universities other than the UofU.
    • Transcript 1
    • Transcript 2
    • Transcript 3
  4. What motivates your study of the language of your major?
  5. Please provide a statement of purpose describing what your future goals (personal and/or professional) with world languages and cultures are and how this scholarship will assist you in reaching those goals?
  6. List pertinent scholarly accomplishments (e.g., academic awards, projects, Advanced Placement courses, Honors courses, special summer programs, performances, exhibitions).
  7. Please provide a copy of your Resume/CV.
  8. Please provide the names and email addresses of three (3) individuals who can provide letters of recommendation in support of your application. Two of these letters must be written by Departments of World Languages and Cultures faculty.
    • Recommender #1 Name and Email Address:
    • Recommender #2 Name and Email Address:
    • Recommender #3 Name and Email Address:
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