The Benjamin Caine Honors Scholarship

Established by Benjamin Caine, a recent graduate of the Honors College (2019). Ben is passionate about the educational value and professional acceleration provided by the Honors College. This scholarship is aimed at first-generation students, regardless of year, with demonstrated academic performance and intention to complete their honors thesis. Preference (not required) is given to students pursuing a career in business, politics, or international relations with an interest in future graduate education. Funding can be used for tuition or Honors Housing. No cash award.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a member of the Honors College?
  2. Are you a first-generation college student? A first-generation college student is defined as a student whose parent(s) or legal guardian(s) have not completed a bachelor’s degree. This means that you are the first in your family to attend a four-year college/university to attain a bachelor’s degree.
  3. I understand that this scholarship can go toward tuition or honors housing costs.
  4. How do you plan to complete undergraduate research in your major for your Honors thesis? (250 words max)
  5. What are your plans post-graduation? (250 words max)