Nora Wagman has been awarded a David L. Boren Scholarship

Nora Wagman (BA-Economics 2018), has been awarded a David L. Boren Scholarship from the National Security Education Program. Nora is studying Swahili through the African Flagship Languages Initiative in Arusha, Tanzania this academic year.


The David L. Boren Awards for International Study Program is a federally funded national scholarship program which focusses on geographic areas, language, and fields of study critical of U.S. national security including sustainable development, global disease and hunger, population growth and migration, and environmental degradation. In exchange for funding, Boren Scholars commit to working in the federal government for at least a year after undergraduate or graduate school.