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Emily and George Severinghaus Beck Education Abroad Scholarship

Offered by Melton Center for Jewish Studies

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Sep 21, 2023
2 awards worth


Grade level

College Students

Application deadline:

March 1, 2024

Scholarship Overview

Are you an Ohio State University student planning on studying Yiddish and/or Jewish studies abroad? Then consider applying for the Emily and George Severinghaus Beck Education Abroad Scholarship! Giving priority to students demonstrating financial need, the scholarship awards $2,000 to two students each year who are accepted to relevant study abroad programs. Just bear in mind that if your desired study abroad program is located in Israel, your acceptance of the award is contingent upon Ohio State’s approval of your travel there. Nonetheless, if you’re an Ohio State University student eager to study Yiddish or Jewish studies abroad, we encourage you to apply!

Eligibility information

In order to be eligible for this scholarship you must be an Ohio State University student who will continue their enrollment the following academic year, be accepted to a study abroad program where you will be able to study Jewish/Yiddish studies, and have past foreign language experience, in addition to meeting the below eligibility requirements.

Grade Level

College Students


US Citizens, Canadian Citizens, Permanent Residents, DACA, Other

Minimum GPA

No GPA requirement

Academic Interest


Religious Affiliation




Application information

To apply for this scholarship, you must submit a detailed budget (including travel expenses and the amount you’ll be able to contribute) and the below application materials before the deadline.

400-word essay

Proof of enrollment

Letter of Recommendation

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Scholarship FAQ

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Melton Center for Jewish Studies at a[email protected].

Is this scholarship renewable?

No, the Emily and George Severinghaus Beck Education Abroad Scholarship is not renewable.

Is this scholarship open to international or DACA students?

No, this scholarship is open to U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, and DACA recipients.

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).
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