Isreal Wins Distinguished Scholarship

Lehigh Student Wins Distinguished Scholarship

(Spring 2017) Senior Toni Isreal, who triple majored in International Relations/Modern Languages, Africana Studies and Global Studies was one of 100 students to receive the Boren Scholarship.  The Boren Scholarship awards $20,000 to study a language in a country that is critical to US national security.  Isreal will be completing her studies of Arabic at Qasid Arabic Institute in Amman, Jordan in a year long abroad progran.  Following the completion of her studies, Isreal will work for the federal government, in accordance with the public service aspect of the scholarship.  Isreal is the first Lehigh University student to ever win this scholarship.