Scholarship for studying abroad

Institute of International Education - Leonora Lindsley Memorial Fellowship

General information on this scholarship

Institute of International Education
Leonora Lindsley Memorial Fellowship
Eligible countries: 
United States
Other limitation: 
Students must be those who participated in the French Resistance movement during the World War II, or are the children or descendants of those who took part in the Movement.

General Description

The Leonora Lindsley Memorial Fellowship is made available by the Institute of International Education, to help French students studying in the US. The award amount is subject to variation, but usually $10000 - $12000 will be provided to 1 - 2 graduate students for a 12 month period. The grant may be extended to a second year.


Candidates must be studying at a US university. They must either have participated in the French Resistance during WWII, or they must be the descendants of those who participated. Students must apply for admission to a US university by themselves, and they must be able to provide their own transportation.

Application deadlines

We currently do not have any information on the deadline.