The History Undergraduate Fellows Emeriti Grant Program funds undergraduate history majors and minors who engage in scholarly activities outside the classroom and/or who pursue opportunities that advance their professional goals as historians.
Undergraduate history majors and minors who have completed at least thirty hours of course work overall with a minimum of nine hours in history (completed at Western Michigan University) may apply for a History Undergraduate Fellows grant. Grant applicants must have an overall G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher
Grants ranging from $50-$500 will be awarded for the following purposes:
In general, grants will not be awarded for:
Undergraduate History Fellows will submit a 2-3 page essay describing and evaluating their project. This essay must be submitted at the end of the semester in which the funded project was completed. History Fellows will also talk with other students about their project at the annual Department of History Spring Open House.
Contact the Department of History Advising Office.