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Funding Opportunities for Enrolled Scholars

Hard work is rewarded here.

The Honors College offers numerous opportunities for enrolled scholars to receive funding in support of co-curricular exploration.

Aaron N. Bloch Memorial Fund

Awarded to a junior Honors College scholar who demonstrates unusual creativity and independence of mind, and who shows promise of benefiting humanity within their lifetime. The value of the award varies. Information will be forthcoming in an email to all eligible Honors scholars.

Chen-kuo, Amy and Aileen Chang Memorial Award

$1,000 is awarded to a rising Honors College senior who demonstrates an intention to continue their studies in the medical research field. Information will be forthcoming in an email to all eligible Honors scholars.

Dr. Marie Dellas Scholarship Fund

Awarded to a junior or senior Honors College scholar pursuing a Bachelor of Science in ether Biological Sciences or Bioinformatics and Computational Biology and has demonstrated the potential to contribute to their chosen field in a substantive way. The value of the award varies. Information will be forthcoming in an email to all eligible Honors scholars.

Gino Calvi Memorial Fund

Awarded to a junior Honors College scholar who demonstrates outstanding leadership qualities and who shows promise of benefiting humanity within their lifetime. The value of the award varies. Information will be forthcoming in an email to all eligible Honors scholars.

Honors College Academic Enrichment Fund

Provides financial support to Honors College scholars participating in activities related to their academic interests. The typical award amount is $500. Complete online application (PDF).

Honors College International Study Scholarship

Provides financial support to Honors College scholars to help defray study abroad program expenses. The maximum award amounts are $500 for a summer or winter session, $1,500 for a fall or spring semester and $2,500 for a full academic year. Visit the Honors College International Study Scholarship page to learn more about the scholarship or complete the online application. Application deadlines: April 1 for fall and summer travel and Nov. 1 for winter or spring travel.

Honors College Research & Creativity Fund

Up to $1,000 is awarded to current Honors College scholars to help defray expenses directly related to research and other creative activities. Visit the Research and Creativity Fund page to learn how to apply.

Last updated: April 13, 2021 9:29 am EST