Academic Affairs

Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities for First-years, Sophomores, & Juniors

Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship
This scholarship provides awards for US undergraduates who are receiving federal Pell Grant funding up to $5,000 to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.
Approximate deadline: October 1 (for spring) and early April (for fall)
Contact:  Dr. Peter Gess
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Summer Fulbright
The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers funding for US students to attend three to six week courses and workshops at major Universities throughout the UK. The scholarship provides airfare, tuition and fees, meals, and in some cases, includes a stipend.  The application opens in late November and applications are due in mid-to-late February.
Hendrix deadline:  February 1
Contact: Prof. Britt Anne Murphy and the Honors Committee
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