Scholarships and Awards

Our department offers or sponsors several different scholarships around an array of criteria to enable more opportunities and more experiences to be available to our students. Most of these scholarships are housed on the UA's Scholarship Universe and can be found by searching for the scholarship name using the search feature in the top lest corner of the Scholarship Universe homepage.


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Arizona in Paris (study abroad)

The French Faculty in the Department of French and Italian are pleased to announce the call for applications for the competitive Arizona in Paris Award. Established in 2018, this award supports UA students enrolled in French courses with the UA study abroad program in Paris, France. While preference is given to UA French majors, all students enrolled in a French course (prefix FREN) are eligible to apply.

Value of Scholarship: Varies


  1. Fully completed application for the UA Study Abroad Program "Arizona in Paris"
  2. Enrollment in a French course (FREN prefix) in Paris, France
  3. Current Undergraduate UA Student 

Preferred qualifications - UA French Major in good standing 

Application Deadline: January 26, 2024

Please fill out the application and submit to Grace Cottrell at

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SILLC Global Award Fund

The competitive SILLC Global Award Fund benefits UA undergraduate students in good standing who are declared majors in any of the SILLC disciplines. Recipients must use the award the summer, fall, and/or spring immediately following the date of the award. 

Value of Scholarship: $1,500.00-$5,000.00


  • The applicant must be a UA undergraduate student
  • Must be a declared major in any of the following SILLC disciplines (minors are not eligible)"
    • Africana Studies
    • Classics (Classical Civilization, Greek, or Latin)
    • East Asian Studies (includes Japanese and Chinese)
    • French and Francophone Studies
    • German Studies
    • Italian Studies
    • Religious Studies
    • Russian and Slavic Studies
  • Minimum Cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • No less than one academic year in residency left at UA before graduation at the time of application. 

Application deadline: February 5th, 2024

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College of Humanities Scholarships:

Numerous scholarships are available for College of Humanities majors, including a brand new one: "Fearless Inquiries Abroad!" Click on the button below for more information and a list of additional scholarships you might be eligible for and how to apply.


Scholarship Universe

Interested in finding additional scholarships you may be eligible for? If so, please check out Scholarship Universe:

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Institut Pasteur

The Pasteur Foundation Undergraduate Summer Internship Program provides U.S. students who have completed their third year of undergraduate study with the opportunity to conduct summer research at the Institut Pasteur. The Foundation's goal is to encourage students in the pursuit of a scientific career by providing international laboratory experience. 

During the internships, interns will carry out research supervised by a lab mentor. Interns receive a $6,500 stipend to cover living, travel, and housing costs.

Boren Fellowships

The African Flagship Languages Initiative (AFLI) offers Boren Fellowship applicants the opportunity for language study through domestic and overseas language programs in Akan/Twi, French, Portuguese, Swahili, Wolof, or Zulu.

Consulat Général de France à Los Angeles

Bureau des Industries Culturelles et Créatives 
This is an unpaid internship. Tasks may include the following: general administrative tasks, support, promotion, and communication for various projects and outreach activities. 

For more information about this opportunity, please contact:
Olivier Ngo, Attaché de coopération éducative et universitaire