Special Awards

Arts Research Award – supports summer research in the arts.

Beckman Scholar Award – supports 2 full years of research in the sciences, awarded to sophomore Biology, BMB, Chemistry, or Biomedical Engineering majors.

Clare Boothe Luce Award – supports summer research in the sciences, open to female U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Corporate Awards – funded by corporate partners, may only be available to certain awardees.

Cross-College Award – supports multi-college team-based research  in all disciplines.

Erskine Award – supports summer research in Neurobiology.

Global Challenge Research Award – supports one summer and one academic year of research to students working on projects around an annual theme related to issues of global importance.

Humanities Scholars Award – supports research in the humanities.

Loren E. Wold Research Awards – supports summer research in the biological sciences, open to Biology majors working in research labs of faculty in the Department of Biology and other departments in the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Medicine, or the School of Public Health, and students from other majors working in Department of Biology laboratories.

Provost’s Scholars Awards — Applicants must be second-semester sophomores with a 3.0 GPA or higher and a record of taking on intellectual challenges.

Riemen Prize – supports summer research in the sciences, open to Chemistry and Biology majors in alternate years and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology majors every year.