Peter Boesch Foreign Language Scholarship

The Peter Boesch Foreign Language Scholarship provides scholarship assistance to students majoring/minoring in foreign languages. To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a continuing foreign language major or minor
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Complete the Financial Need Statement on the General Application
  • Submit a one page essay in the language of choice on a topic of her/his choice to introduce themselves and their cultural and family academic experiences
  • Submit one letter of recommendation

For questions regarding this scholarship or its criteria please contact Dr. Meiling Wu at 510-885-3211 or

$500 - $1,000
Supplemental Questions
  1. I am a Foreign Language student and am majoring or minoring in one of the following languages.
  2. Request or upload a letter of recommendation from a Modern Languages & Literatures Professor
    • Request letter of recommendation via email (or choose an existing reference)
    • Upload a letter of recommendation (or choose an existing uploaded letter of recommendation)