Skip to Content

Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs

Competition Details

Phi Beta Kappa Walter J. Jensen Fellowship

Goes By: Jensen
Fellowship Website

Awarded for at least six months of study in France. Meant to help educators and researchers improve education in standard French language, literature and culture and in the study of standard French in the United States.

Applicants must demonstrate superior competence in French, and demonstrate how their career will or does involve active use of the French language.

Preference may be given to members of Phi Beta Kappa and educators at the secondary school level or above.

Award Value

Stipend of $15,5000 and a round trip ticket to France.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters, Doctoral

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Alumni/Non-enrolled
Academic Areas: Humanities, Education
Areas of Interest: Study Abroad, Language Study, Honor Society
Language Funding No
Location Abroad

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Jensen Receipt Deadline
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Last updated: August 13, 2018