Please encourage students going on study abroad next spring or fall to apply to the Bill Campbell Fund of Phi Beta Kappa, the academic honor society, for research funding or continued study.
In 2010 two students received scholarships totaling $2100 for research on young Japanese recluses and on open-air markets in France. The application form is attached below. It requires a two-page description of the research project and the budget. Students should apply directly to Greta Austin (CMB email@example.com) by November 15, 2011.
BILL CAMPBELL MEMORIAL FUND
The Bill Campbell Memorial Fund was established by his wife, Nelly Campbell, and his many friends around the world. Bill was an educated, cultured, and international man who personified the goals and aspirations of the University. His love of learning was not limited to his area of scientific research but embraced the full range of human experience. Because of his outstanding contributions to science and the University, he received an honorary degree from
The Fund makes grants to one or more students enrolled at the
The deadlines for applications are November 15 for spring programs and April 1 for fall programs.
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1. Clearly describe the goals for your study abroad program and the specific project you plan to accomplish with the help from the Bill Campbell Memorial Fund. Include a project budget for the period of time that would be covered by the Campbell Fund. The length of this project description and budget should be two to three single-sided pages, double-spaced, in length. Please e-mail this to the chair of the PBK Scholarships Committee, Greta Austin, firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Send Greta (CMB 1028/Wyatt 118) an unofficial copy of your transcript and a complete copy of this form.
3. I understand that if I am chosen to receive this award, I will e-mail a written report on the results of my study abroad experience, especially the period covered by this grant, within one semester of my return.
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