Campus Information

University of Southern California

University Park
Los Angeles , CA 90089
United States
California US

On-Campus Scholarship Deadline

No On-campus Scholarship deadline Website:


Preferred Campus Deadline: Sunday, November 19, 2017 by 11:59pm

Begin a Boren Scholarship application in Embark and select USC as your current institution.  Save your application so you are registered through USC.

Email the following materials to Academic Honors and Fellowships staff at in one Word document.  In your email, please include your meeting availability (i.e. Monday from 2-4, Tuesdays 9-11, Fridays all day).  Follow up advising appointments will be made on a first come, first serve basis once your materials are received.  You are welcome to send your materials in BEFORE November 19.

  • Essay #1 (Significance)
  • Essay #2 (Study Abroad Description)
  • Study abroad program description (this can be copied from the program’s website)
  • The names of your 2-3 recommenders & Language Evaluator (if applicable)

Final Campus Deadline: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 by 12:00pm noon

Submit your complete Boren Scholarship application online by 12:00pm noon. (Because you registered through USC, your application will come into our management.)  Your online application should include the following:

  • Biographical data
  • Essay #1 and #2
  • Study abroad program description (this can be a copy of the program’s website)
  • Official transcript(s) that include most recent fall grades.  It is your responsibility to upload transcripts.
  • At least 2 letters of recommendation (a third letter is optional) solicited through Boren application system
  • Language Proficiency Form completed by a faculty member (optional)

Campus Committee Interviews: January 11-12, 2018

After the campus interviews, applicants will have time to edit the application based on the committee’s feedback.

On-Campus Fellowship Deadline:

No On-Campus Fellowship deadline


Boren Scholarship Advisor
Boren Fellowship Advisor
Katie Capra
Associate Director of Academic Honors and Fellowships
Office of Undergraduate Programs
3601 Trousdale Parkway STU 300
Los Angeles , CA 90089-0896
United States