Undergraduate Honors

Grants and Scholarships

Undergraduate honors students are encouraged to apply for grants to undertake independent research on a special topic of interest and to apply for prestigious national scholarship awards.

Grants for Student Research/Creative Projects

Grants Awarded: Up to $1,000

Outstanding undergraduate students at NYU Steinhardt are invited to apply for the Steinhardt Undergraduate and Master’s Student Research/Creative Project Award. Students may be awarded up to $1,000 to conduct a research study or creative project under the supervision of a faculty member. 

National Scholarship Competition

The NYU Office for National Scholarships invites you to learn about the qualifications for national scholarships early in your academic career, especially if you are thinking of graduate study. These scholarships are highly competitive and require that students prepare well in advance. University endorsement must be obtained prior to submitting an application for a national scholarship.

In order to obtain endorsement, you must submit a draft application to the director of the NYU Office of National Scholarships, 909C Silver Center, by the designated campus deadline.

Reynolds Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship in Social Entrepreneurship

Do you have a demonstrable heritage of concern for issues of social importance? Have you distinguished yourself as a potential changemaker? Are you committed to dedicating yourself to addressing issues of social importance in pattern breaking, sustainable, and scalable ways? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, and are completing your sophomore year at NYU in May 2010, consider applying for The Catherine B. Reynolds Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship in Social Entrepreneurship which provides up to 10 undergraduates with up to $20,000 in scholarship awards.www.nyu.edu/reynolds/undergrad/