Open application dates: Monday, November 28, 2016 12:00 AM - Monday, May 15, 2017 11:59 PM Description LAUNCH: Honors is pleased to announce a travel award fund for students in the University Honors Program. 10 awards of up to $200 each are available for the 2016-17 academic year, one in each of the disbursement periods listed below. Funds not awarded in one disbursement period may roll to the next period to be awarded. See the schedule below for application deadlines: For award disbursement by: Apply by: December 15, 2016 December 1, 2016 January 1, 2017 December 15, 2016 February 1, 2017 January 15, 2017 March 1, 2017 February 15, 2017 April 1, 2017 March 15, 2017 May 1, 2017 April 15, 2017 June-August 2017 May 15, 2017 Preference will be given to applications that show relevance to the University Honors Program mission of challenging high-achieving undergraduate students to develop the personal, professional, and intellectual skills they will need to address tomorrow's multifaceted problems. Eligibility To be eligible to receive an award students must: * Be members of the University Honors Program * Be in good standing with Texas A&M University and the University Honors Program * Have no F* on their transcript * Be meeting University Honors Program requirements (see http://tx.ag/HonorsReqs) * Complete the travel fund application by the 11:59 pm on the date indicated * Agree to write a post for the Honors news blog describing the experience supported by these awards. You are encouraged to check with a Financial Aid advisor about how this will affect you before accepting the scholarship. This travel award will be processed through the office of Scholarships & Financial Aid. Reimbursements are posted to your Texas A&M University student account in the form of a scholarship. If you have a balance due to your student account, this payment will be applied toward that balance. Students receiving need-based financial aid should be aware that this travel award may result in revisions to your financial aid package. You can set up direct deposit through Howdy on the Finance tab.