The Alwine & Jesse Doyle European Language Study Abroad Scholarships
Department of Languages & Literatures of Europe & the Americas
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

The Alwine & Jesse Doyle European Language Study Abroad Scholarships support University of Hawai`i at Mānoa students who want to earn credits in one of the languages taught in the Department of Languages & Literatures of Europe & the Americas (French, German, Ancient Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish) at an accredited university in Europe. Students who propose to study at a European university where no UHM program exists should meet with the advisor or division chair for that language before applying. Preference will be given to students studying at the 200 level or above. Preference for graduate awards will be given to LLEA students.

Maximum awards for summer may vary; summer 2016 awards were $1500.


  • Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA in the language to be studied
  • Applicant must have an overall 3.0 GPA
  • Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate or classified graduate student in good standing

Application Procedure

Submit an application packet comprised of the following (and in this order) as a single pdf.

  • this completed application form
  • a 250-500 word essay describing:
  1. why you deserve the travel grant
  2. the proposed program of study (spring semester at University of ___)
  3. how these funds will help you accomplish your academic goals
  4. your financial need and how you will supplement this grant with other funding to finance your trip
  • copy of transcript from STAR

Name this single pdf file accordingly: 2017DOYLE_LastName.pdf and E-mail to


Additionally, applicant must request two letters of recommendation from faculty who teach at UH Mānoa.  Faculty must send the letters directly to the Doyle Selection Committee at

The application deadline for summer 2017 abroad is Wednesday, March 1, 2017.  *Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.  *This includes late or missing letters of recommendation.

Applicant Name (as it appears in UH STAR system):

Last                                                                                First                                                 M.I                 

8-digit UH ID # _________________     Doyle Travel Grant Amount Requested  $_______________

Mailing Address                                _______                                                                                  ______

UH E-mail:              Undergraduate class standing:                     ______   

Declared major         ________ ____   Graduate (circle one): MA  PhD  Field of study            _____­


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