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Jacob Buksti Memorial Scholarship (Deadline: October 15, 2017)

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Who Can Apply:

  • A major in political science, international relations, government, public policy, economics, or a related field
  • Passion about pursuing a career in politics
  • An understanding of the work it takes to be actively engaged to advance yourself and your mission,
    interest in European/EU politics, and awareness that effective politics has many avenues
  • A high GPA, strong personal essay, and recommendation from a professor or academic advisor

Submission: Please include the following information in your email:

  1. Name
  2. Major
  3. Home university
  4. GPA
  5. Semester or summer of enrollment at DIS (e.g. spring semester 2018)
  6. Program and Core Course in which you intend to enroll at DIS
  7. Personal statement (max 750 words) describing your passion for politics (including any awards/achievements) and how you will apply this passion in Scandinavia. How will DIS enhance your career goals in politics?
  8. At least one recommendation from a faculty member or academic advisor – must be attached on university letterhead

Deadline: October 15, 2017

Amount: $10,000

Learn More: https://disabroad.org/application-and-fees/scholarships/