UCSB Student Peri Propper Awarded Boren Scholarship

Undergraduate Education is pleased to announce that UCSB undergraduate nominee Peri Propper has been named as a recipient of the Boren Scholarship.

The Boren Scholarship provides unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students with an interest in national security careers to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests. For more information on the Boren Scholarship, please see the official website. Campus endorsement information may be found on our campus Boren Scholarship information page within the National Scholarships Database.

See the official Boren announcement for a complete list of 2018 recipients.


Peri Propper
Proposed Country of Study: Morocco
Proposed Language of Study: Arabic


We wish to thank the members of UCSB's 2017-18 National Scholarship Selection Committee for their work in reviewing applications and nominating recipients to this award:

  • Professor Xiaojian Zhao, Associate Dean & Chair of Seleciton Committee (Asian American Studies)
  • Professor Jianwen Su, Faculty (Computer Science)
  • Professor Heather Stoll, Faculty (Political Science)

News Date: 

Thursday, April 19, 2018