Awards & Funding

The OUR provides awards each semester for undergraduates conducting independent research. Beyond funding opportunities, the OUR administers two highly-esteemed internship programs for students seeking experience in specific fields. Learn more below.

Semester Undergraduate Research Awards

Each semester, the OUR offers funding to support Dietrich School undergraduates' independent creative and academic inquiries outside of their coursework. Learn more >

Archival Scholars Research Awards

In partnership with the University Library System (ULS), the OUR provides support for undergraduate scholars and researchers in the humanities drawing on resources found in the Archives Service Center (ASC), Center for American Music (CAM), Fine Arts Library (FA), The Theodore M. Finney Music Library and Hillman Library's Special Collections Department (SC). Learn more >

Discipline-Specific Opportunities

The OUR administers two exceptional awards with CBS New York and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Learn more >

Next Year's FAFSA Available Now

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) became available on October 1, 2016 for the 2017-18 academic year. This is the most important form to complete in order to qualify for almost all types of financial aid. Visit the Federal Student Aid Web site to access the online application and find many helpful tips.