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Scholarships & Honoraries

Honors Awards Ceremony

University Grants and Scholarships

The University Honors Program awards grants to students to support honors experiential learning programs and projects. The UHP also awards grants to honors students who are presenting at professional or academic conferences. For more information on applying for honors grants, visit the University Honors grants for experiential learning page.

University Honors does not offer renewable tuition scholarships (like Cincinnatus, for example). For information on scholarships of that nature that are available through the University of Cincinnati, including Cincinnatus Scholarships, contact the Office of Student Financial Aid

UC International offers student grants for education abroad projects. Please see the UC International Programs website for information.

Students majoring in select fields in the McMicken College of Arts and Sciences are eligible to apply for Taft Undergraduate Enrichment Awards, which enable students to undertake projects that will enhance their learning experience in their major field. Please see the Taft Research Center website for more information.

Nationally Competitive Awards - Scholarships and Fellowships

The University of Cincinnati is dedicated to helping students identify and apply for nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships. Please visit the Office of Nationally Competitive Awards website to learn more about scholarships and fellowships, such as the Rhodes, Marshall, Boren, Fulbright and more!

* Nationally Competitive Awards Flowchart
This chart is a quick reference guide to some of the most popular awards, for first-year students all the way through recent alums.

Honor Societies and Honorary Organizations

Have you received a letter of invitation for a collegiate honor society and wonder if the organization is legitimate or if it is a worthwhile opportunity? Learn more and access resources to help you determine whether joining a particular organization is a good fit for you and your goals.