Student Awards

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS FOR WHICH AN APPLICATION IS NECESSARY

 

The José A. Balseiro Hispanic Scholarship Spanish or Portuguese

 

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS FOR WHICH NO APPLICATION IS POSSIBLE
(Awarded by nomination only)

The Abla Khalil Outstanding Student in Arabic Arabic
The John and Melanie Rohrer German Student Scholarship German
The Machler German Language Scholarship German
The Outstanding Graduating Major in French French
The Outstanding Graudating Major in Spanish Spanish
The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Chinese Chinese
The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Italian Italian
The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Japanese Japanese
The Outstanding Minor in Portuguese Portuguese
The Santiago Achugar Díaz Outstanding Graduating Student in MLL French or Spanish
  • The Abla Khalil Outstanding Student in Arabic

    The Abla Khalil Studies Award is a $100 cash award presented each year to an outstanding student in the Arabic Program.

  • The John and Melanie Rohrer German Student Scholarship

    The John and Melanie Rohrer German Student Scholarship is a $750 cash award presented each year to the graduating senior with the highest average in a German major or minor. The award is presented in the Fall and Spring semesters. The Rohrer, named in memory of the parents of our former Chair, Dr. Melanie Rosborough, is one of the oldest such awards established at the University of Miami.

  • The José A. Balseiro Hispanic Literature Student Scholarship

    The José A. Balseiro Hispanic Literature Student Scholarship, a cash award for $500.00, is presented to a junior or senior in a 300-level (or higher) Spanish or Portuguese course. The student is required to submit an analytical essay which will then serve as the basis for selection for this award.

    Application will be available in Spring.

  • The Machler German Language Scholarship

    The Machler German Language Scholarship is a cash award for $200.00 presented each year to a graduating senior who has distinguished him/herself in a course of study in the German language. The Machler is also one of the oldest such awards established at the University of Miami.

  • The Outstanding Graduating Major in French

    The Outstanding Graduating Major in French is a $300 cash award given to an outstanding graduating major, who has demonstrated excellence in and full commitment to the study of French as a global language. The student, chosen by the French faculty, will have shown creativity, initiative and social responsibility in her or his academic work.

  • The Outstanding Graduating Major in Spanish

    The Outstanding Graduating Major in Spanish is a $300 cash award given to an outstanding graduating major in Spanish, who has demonstrated excellence in and full commitment to the study of Spanish as a global language. The student, chosen by the Spanish faculty, will have shown creativity, initiative and social responsibility in her or his academic work .

  • The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Chinese

    The Outstanding Graduating Student in Chinese  is a $100 cash award presented each year to an outstanding student in the Chinese Program.

  • The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Italian

    The Outstanding Graduating Student in Italian is a $100 cash award presented each year to an outstanding student minoring in Italian.

  • The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Japanese

    The Outstanding Graduating Student in Japanese is a $100 cash award presented each year to an outstanding student in the Japanese Program.

  • The Outstanding Minor in Portuguese

    The Outstanding Minor in Portuguese is a $100 cash award presented each year to an outstanding student in the Portuguese Program.

  • The Santiago Achugar Díaz Outstanding Graduating Senior in MLL (French or Spanish)

    The Santiago Achugar Díaz Outstanding Graduating  Senior in MLL is a $500 cash award given to an outstanding graduating senior who is majoring in French and/or in Spanish at the University of Miami and who has shown excellence and  full commitment to study across languages and to the promotion of French and/or Spanish as a global language.  This award was established in 2017 in memory of Santiago Achugar, the son of prominent faculty member Professor Hugo Achugar who taught at MLL for many years.

AY2018-19 Award and Scholarship Recipients

Scholarship Name Recipient
The Abla Khalil Outstanding Student in Arabic Michael Anthony Qureshi 
The John and Melanie Rohrer German Student Scholarship Anna Christine Barnard    
The Jóse A. Balseiro Hispanic Literature Scholarship

Antonio Fontanella

The Machler German Language Scholarship Nicole Suren 
The Outstanding Graduating Major in French Theodore Tsukasa Dunn  
The Outstanding Graduating Major in Spanish Gabriella V. Kayal
The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Chinese Ethan Goldstein
The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Italian Ulises Rodríguez
The Outstanding Graduating Senior in Japanese Gustavo Pino 
The Outstanding Minor in Portuguese Juan Sebastián Gómez   
The Santiago Achugar Díaz Outstanding Student in MLL (French or Spanish) Spanish Ashley R. Brooks