Online application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013_Brachman
This scholarship is available for students studying abroad during the summer through a TCU Study Abroad Program or TCU Partner Program (CIEE or IES). Honors Abroad Programs (Cultural Routes, Cultural Pathways, and Cultural Pilgrimages) do not qualify. Award amount is dependent upon the number of applicants and recipients but generally ranges from $400.00 to $600.00 per recipient. To qualify, you must be in good standing with the Honors College. If you are selected for a Brachman Scholarship, the award money will go into your TCU student account to help pay for summer tuition.
Online application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013-2014_Honors_Scholar
This grant supports Honors students’ on- or off-campus unique and creative endeavors during the 2013-2014 academic year. The total amount available in the grant fund is $2,500; the selection committee may choose to award the full amount to one student or split the $2,500 among several students. Thus, individual recipients may receive an amount ranging from $200 to $2,500. To be eligible for consideration, applicants must be in good standing with the Honors College, have at least a 3.50 cumulative GPA, participate actively in the Honors curriculum, and demonstrate outstanding academic performance and potential. Additionally, students' proposed endeavors must be appropriate to and in alignment with the Honors College's mission. Current freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors may apply. If you are selected for a TCU Honors Scholar Award, the award money will go into your TCU student account to help pay for fall/spring tuition.
Award: $1,000.00 and the Wassenich Founder's Medal
The Founder’s Medal was established in honor of Dr. Paul Wassenich, former TCU Professor of Religion and Founder and first Director of the TCU Honors Program. To compete for the medal and monetary award, one must submit a substantial scholarly achievement. Such achievements may be in the form of research papers or essays, collections of original poetry, or artistic or musical creations accompanied by interpretive commentary. Such works must reflect some of the dimensions of the person for whom the award is named: Dr. Paul Wassenich. Click here for more details about Dr. Paul Wassenich and the Founder's Medal Competition. The recipient will be announced at the Honors Banquet on Thursday, April 18, 2013.
Online application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013-2014_Valerie_Neal_Award
Second-, third-, and fourth-year Honors students who are pursuing Upper-Division Departmental Honors and have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.50 are eligible to apply for the Valerie Neal Honors Research Award. This grant is possible due to funding provided by Dr. Valerie Neal, TCU Honors Program alumna and 2010 Honors College Alumna of the Year. The award provides financial assistance to Honors students as they work toward completion of a departmental research project and Senior Honors Thesis. Award recipients may use the funds toward research activities on or off the TCU campus. The total amount available in the grant fund is $2,000; the selection committee may choose to award the full amount to one student or split the $2,000 among several students. Thus, individual recipients may receive an amount ranging from $200 to $2,000.
Online application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013_Peregrine
Michael and Suzanne Peregrine have generously made this scholarship available to a qualified member of the John V. Roach Honors College who has sophomore or higher standing and demonstrates leadership ability and potential. To be eligible for consideration, an applicant must have sophomore or higher standing (by hours), be in good standing with the Honors College, and actively participate in the Honors curriculum. If you are selected for the Michael W. Peregrine Honors Scholarship, the award money will go into your TCU student account to help pay for fall/spring tuition.