HUMANITIES SCHOLARSHIPS & FUNDING
[READ FIRST] IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL SCHOLARSHIPS:
Unless otherwise noted, the application deadline is March 31st (applications open first week of winter semester)
Please note that additional scholarship opportunities may exist within your major. Please check your Department page on this website or contact your department directly for more information.
Winter semester 2021: October 31, 2020 (application opens first week of fall semester)
Fall semester 2020: March 31, 2020 (application opens first week of winter semester)
PROGRAM FUNDING FOR STUDENTS WITH MAJORS OR MINORS IN HUMANITIES
Through the generous donations of alumni and friends, the College of Humanities supports experiential learning as an integral part of an undergraduate career.
Internship funding is available for students who are:
The BYU ORCA grant program is now the BYU Humanities Undergraduate Mentoring Grants program (HUM grants). As part of the college support for experiential learning, HUM grants offer resources for student-initiated, faculty-mentored research projects outside the classroom. Students can apply to the College of Humanities, with a faculty mentor’s endorsement, for up to $1,200 in scholarship funding to support their work. For more information and to apply, visit http://humgrants.byu.edu/.
For Humanities majors who are participating in a BYU study abroad program. Awards are based primarily on FAFSA/financial need and range from $500-$2500 for term programs (Spring/Summer) and $500-$3000 for semester programs (Fall/Winter). See application for deadlines. Awards are allocated before the final payment is due. Regular BYU tuition scholarships, Pell Grants, and Federal Insured Student Loans may also be applied to study abroad programs. For other scholarship resources click here. You can also check with your major department as some offer separate study abroad scholarships. Finally, there is a binder with additional scholarship resources for study abroad in 101 HRCB.