|Departments: International Education||Categories: Graduate Students | International Students|
|Amount||Four awards are available with a total amount of $88,816.|
Available to a male or female student of Latvian nationality from the Republic of Latvia who meets the following requirements:
1.) The recipient is an advanced undergraduate or post baccalaureate student with a good academic record at an institution of higher learning in the Republic of Latvia.
2.) The field of study is of importance to the economic rebirth of a democratic Latvia -- such as but not limited to: computer science, environmental protection and management, business administration, the teaching of English and other humanities.
3.) The student has a command of the American English language in order to follow lectures and converse with fellow students and teachers.
4.) The student is willing to participate in social activities with Latvian-Americans, within limits of accessibility.
5.) The student has native-speaker ability in Latvian and a commitment to assist with the instruction of UW-Eau Claire students in the semester in Latvia program before their departure and upon their return.
|Application Procedure||As established by Professor Paulis Lazda in coordination with the Center for International Education and the Admissions office.|
|Application Deadline||Same as above|
|Selection Procedure||Same as above|
|Selection Deadline||Same as above|
|Notification||Same as above|
|Thank You||A thank you letter from recipients should be forwarded to the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.|