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Munthe Graduate Scholarship for Latin American Studies!

September 6, 2023

Munthe Graduate Scholarship for Latin American Studies!

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The Susan Pratt Munthe Graduate Scholarship for Study on Latin America is now taking applications!


Established May 20, 2021, with gifts from Susan Pratt Munthe (BA 1974); used to support graduate and PhD students whose area of focus is international studies.  Students’ disciplinary home may be in any OSU department.  Preference will be given to candidates whose focus is on Latin America.  Expenditures may be used for, but are not limited to, tuition and fees, research, conferences, and travel.

Scholarship Amount: 

One or more awards to be made annually of up to $2000 based on the proposal.


You must be a full-time graduate student in good standing at OSU. 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS (Proposals must be received by October 15, 2023, at 5pm EST.)

An application must include all of the following information:


An application must include all of the following information:

  1. A biographical section indicating:

A. Student Name (and name.#)

B. Current rank (1st year, 2nd year, etc.)

C. Department and Program of Study (MA, PhD)

D. Contact Information

E. Total funds requested


2. A Proposal that includes the following:

A. A statement of no more than one page in length (single spaced) describing the proposed activity to be undertaken. Include a brief statement as to how your activity contributes to scholarship and your career development. 

B. A budget outlining the expected costs, and the amount of funds requested for the scholarship.

C. A current unofficial transcript or advising report.

D. A description of other sources of support for which you have applied.


Submission instructions:

All application materials should be sent via email attachment to Karlene Foster (foster.24@osu.edu). Submissions are preferred in .pdf format.  Please indicate the words “Susan Pratt Munthe Scholarship” in the subject line.  The deadline for receipt of applications is 5pm on October 15, 2023. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Karlene Foster at the email above or at 614.292.9657.