Religious Studies majors are eligible to apply for the SILLC Global Award, which provides recipients with $1,500 to participate in a UA-approved study abroad program or internship abroad program. Religious Studies majors planning to travel abroad can apply for both the SILLC Global Award and the Donna Swaim International Award (see above).

The application deadline is every January.

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The John Likins Memorial Scholarship supports an incoming freshman from a Tucson area high school, majoring in any field related to gender, race, religion, ethnicity, or area studies at the University of Arizona. The award must be used toward tuition and educational expenses. The amount of the award varies from year to year, depending on the annual distribution from the endowment, which is held at the Jewish Community Foundation. Amounts range between $1,000-1,200.

Applicants do NOT need to be a Judaic Studies major or minor.

This scholarship has been made possible by the Peter and Patricia Likins’ Family, the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona, and the...

The Religious Studies Program will be accepting applications for the Donna Swaim International Award in January 2018. Applicants must be Religious Studies majors enrolling in UA-approved Study Abroad (SA) programs for Summer or Fall 2018. The Religious Studies Program will award up to 2 (two) $600 scholarships to be applied to program-related fees and tuition. Recipients will be chosen based on academic excellence and financial need.


  • Applicants must be Religious Studies majors in good standing
  • Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must be accepted in a UA approved Study Abroad Program (for...

Now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Rombach and Bretall Scholarships

Applications are now being taken for the Rombach and Bretall Scholarships for the academic year 2017-2018. The application deadline is November 17, 2017. Scholarship applications should be submitted to the front desk in Learning Services Building 203. If you received a Rombach or Bretall  scholarship in the past we would remind you that it is non-renewable and you are not eligible for another scholarship. One scholarship per person.


Awards will be made based on academic...