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Program Details

Students selected as Clare Boothe Luce Research Scholars receive the following:

  • Full-time summer (10-week) fellowships of $450 per week;
  • Part-time (6-10 hours a week) academic year research grants of $2,000; and
  • Annual research accounts up to $1,500 for conference travel, lab fees, and supplies.

For first semester Juniors: Apply by the fall deadline. Scholar recipients will begin their research during the spring semester and will receive support as follows:

  • Part-time (10 hours a week) research grant of $1,000 for the spring semester;
  • Full-time summer (10-week) research fellowship of $450 per week;
  • Part-time research grant of $2,000 for both the fall and spring semesters of senior year; and
  • Annual research account up to $1,500 for conference travel, lab fees and supplies.

For first and second year students: Apply by the fall or spring deadlines. Scholar recipients will begin their research during the summer and will receive support for a two-year period as follows:

  • Full-time summer (10-week) fellowship of $450 per week
  • Part-time (10 hours a week) research grant of $2,000 for both the fall and spring semesters;
  • Full-time summer (10-week) research fellowship of $450 per week;
  • Part-time (10 hours a week) research grant of $2,000 for both the fall and spring semesters; and
  • Annual research account up to $1,500 for conference travel, lab fees and supplies.

All scholar recipients are expected to participate in the David and Lorraine Freed Undergraduate Research Symposium and to serve as mentors in the Summer CHOICES program.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall Deadline: November 1, 2017
  • Spring Deadline: March 1, 2018