Martha Paley Francescato Scholarship

The Martha Paley Francescato Scholarship is a $900 award to an undergraduate student applying for a study abroad program and pursuing a major or minor degree in Spanish. Applicants should submit an essay to the Spanish faculty stating why they need additional funds for study abroad and detailing their commitment to Spanish as a course of study and in their plans for the future.

Essays may be written in either English or Spanish. Length of essays should be between one and two pages, double-spaced Times New Roman font.

To apply, email your essay (as an attachment) to by Thursday February 23, 2017 at 5:00 pm. Include your full name, class (i.e., junior, senior, etc), degrees being pursued (majors and minors), the study abroad program you plan to attend, and your current GPA.