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Research Scholarships

In addition to merit and named scholarships, current Honors College students have the opportunity to apply for research funding through two unique scholarship funds.  These require separate processes from all other scholarship applications:

 James Doyle Scholarship for the Study of Social Justice

This scholarship is awarded to Pierre Laclede Honors College students doing independent study work that addresses issues of social justice.  Honors students of any major who are planning on completing a relevant independent study project or internship in the next semester may consult the James Doyle Scholarship Overview for additional information. Please contact your Honors College advisor if you have questions.

Amount of award: Varies from $250 to $1500. This scholarship is not renewable.

 Ken Mares Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate students in the Pierre Laclede Honors College who are pursuing research opportunities in science and mathematics.  Projects require approval/support from a faculty member, as well as appropriate credit hour enrollment.   Please consult the Undergraduate Research in the Honors College Application Form (PDF 19KB) for additional information.

Amount of award: Varies.  This scholarship is not renewable.

 Priority deadlines for applications will be December 10 (for study to be undertaken during the Spring semester) and May 1 (for study to be undertaken during the Summer or Fall semesters), but applications will be accepted all year.

 Poster Printing

If you are presenting at an undergraduate conference this year and need assistance with financing the printing of your poster, please see the following instructions and application (PDF 122KB).