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Funding Opportunities

  • European Crossroads

    This five-week program has proven to be a hit with Honors students eager for an enriching study abroad experience that combines formal study with opportunities to expand one’s cultural awareness. During the program, students take two honors courses, both of which are taught in English by faculty at Clemson’s partner university, the Institute Catholique des Hautes Etudes Commercials. As part of their academic experience students visit historically significant cities. Please visit the European Crossroads Study Abroad  for more information and application.

  • Conference Travel Fund

    The CTF is intended to provide financial support to students in the Calhoun Honors college planning to attend, or present at, conferences related to their academic interests. Only one Conference Travel Grant per student, per semester. For more information about eligibility and approved expenses please read Conference Travel Fund Guidelines.

    Conference Travel Fund Application

  • Departmental Honors Research Grants

    Students who are participating in a Departmental Honors Program may apply for funds to support their Departmental Honors Research projects in the fall and spring semesters. These competitive grants may be used for such needs as equipment, supplies, travel to research facilities or other items beyond the capacity of the student's department to provide. Please read the Guidelines and Instructions carefully below under "To Apply". 

    For questions about the grant process you may contact Susan Falendysz at sfalend@clemson.edu.

    Priority Deadlines for Fall 2017

    • DHRG Student Application - Friday, September 8, 2017
    • DHRG FACULTY ENDORSEMENTS - Friday, September 15, 2017

    Non-Priority Deadlines for Fall 2017

    • DHRG Student Application - Friday, October 6, 2017
    • DHRG FACULTY ENDORSEMENTS - Friday, October 13, 2017

    Priority Deadlines for Spring 2018

    • DHRG Student Application - Friday, January 26, 2018
    • DHRG FACULTY ENDORSEMENTS - Friday, February 2, 2018

    Non-Priority Deadlines for Spring 2018

    • DHRG Student Application - Friday, February 23, 2018
    • DHRG FACULTY ENDORSEMENTS - Friday, March 2, 2018

    Grant applications submitted after the priority deadline will be funded only upon availability of funds; grant applications submitted after the non-priority deadline will not be funded.


    To Apply

    To get started with the Departmental Honors Research Grant application process you must visit the On-Line Admissions page to CREATE YOUR ACCOUNT (ApplyWeb user ID and Password — not your Clemson ID and password)

    If you ever forget your ApplyWeb ID and Password you may return to the On-Line Admissions page and get help with that under Manage Your Account.

    After creating your ApplyWeb ID and Password, come back to this page and click on the Research Grant application link below. It will ask for the ID and Password you just created.

    Departmental Honors Research Grant Guidelines and Instructions

    Departmental Honors Research Grant Application

  • Duckenfield Scholars Program

    The Duckenfield Scholars Program enables one member of the Calhoun Honors College, who demonstrates extraordinary talent, motivation, commitment and ability, to attend St. Peter's College in Oxford, England during the summer. The annual selection of the Duckenfield Scholar is highly competitive and requires submission of a written application and personal interviews.

    See: Christopher J. Duckenfield Scholars Application

  • Educational Enrichment Travel Grants

    This grant provides life-changing educational experiences outside the classroom. These experiences may be internships, foreign study, public service projects or other significant undertakings that are consistent with the student's educational, career and/or personal goals. For more information about Educational Enrichment Travel Grants please visit that webpage.

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