Honors Travel Fund

Closed on 4/15/2022 at 11:59 PM.

LAUNCH: Honors is pleased to announce a travel award fund for students in the University Honors Program!

Application Details

10 awards of up to $1000 each are available to support travel that occurs in the 2021-22 academic year, as noted in 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 1, 2021 November 15, 2021
February 1, 2022 January 15, 2022
March 1, 2022 February 15, 2022
April 1, 2022 March 15, 2022
May-August 2022 April 15, 2022

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.


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 and meeting University Honors Program requirements.
  • Not have an F* on the transcript and not have been found responsible for an Honor Code violation as an Upper Division student. Upper Division status is defined as having earned 60 or more credit hours (including transfer hours and advanced placement credits) on the date of the violation.  
  • 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.