Travel, Grants, and Funded Opportunities
To encourage participation in study abroad, international co-ops, professional conferences, and research, each Honors student is eligible for a one-time grant of up to $500 (in aggregate, not each). Students can be reimbursed for travel, hotel, conference registration, meals and expenses for materials. To apply, please complete the form to the right and submit it, with receipts for itemized expenses, to the Honors Program Office in Orange Hall room 1314.
Fellowships & Scholarships
What are international fellowships and scholarships?
International fellowships and scholarships are financial awards granted to students to support, study, research, or work abroad. Eligible students are selected through an often competitive application process.
RIT Fellowship and Scholarship Advising Services
As an RIT student or alumnus/a, you have the benefit of applying to international fellowships through RIT. Specifically the RIT Education Abroad & International Fellowships office provides:
- Resources such as webinars and videos about award specifics, application tips, etc.
- Individualized coaching
- Hands-on proofreading and review of application materials
- Vetting of application by RIT faculty and staff
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study, and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students. You must hold a bachelors' degree at the time of award and must be proficient in the host coutnry's language. The Award will cover the cost of 8-12 months abroad for research, study, or teaching English.
Click Here for the Honors Travel Grant application form.