Scholarships for Current Honors Students

Scholarships for Current Honors Students

J. Robert Bashore Scholarships
The application deadline is October 30th. 

The Bashore Scholarships were started in 1983 and are given in honor of a former University professor and Director of the Honors College, J. Robert Bashore. The Bashore Scholarships seek to reward students with outstanding academic records who have demonstrated curiosity about ideas beyond the narrow limits of one discipline. In accordance with the goals of the Honors College, the scholarships recognize students who actively pursue a liberal education by enrolling in a variety of courses and participating in a variety of extracurricular activities.  Application can be found here.

Joseph C. Weger Family Honors Scholarship

The application deadline is March 1st. 

Created in 2021, the Weger Honors Scholarship provides financial aid to students who are interested in engaging data. To be eligible a student must be an undergraduate in the Honors College, with 3.5 minimum GPA, have completed 20 Honors credits, earning A’s or B’s in each class and study data sciences, analytics or computational science discipline as defined by Honors College.

Preference to majors of computer science, software engineering, applied statistics and operations research, business analytics and intelligence, information systems or equivalent future majors. Preference given to students who are pursuing or on track to complete their Honors project.

Klein Scholarship
The application deadline is March 1st.

The Tom Klein Scholarship was started in 2006 to provide scholarships for upper class Honors students who have shown striking examples of community leadership and service within and outside the Honors College. In addition, candidates should demonstrate outstanding commitment to their community, financial need and academic excellence.

Dulin Service Scholarship
The application deadline is March 1st

Carrie J. Dulin, an Honors alumna from 1993-1997, was a member of the Tuition Raffle Committee, served as its chair, and was very active in both the Honors College and the Honors Student Association. In addition to their demonstrated academic achievement, applicants should be civically engaged citizens who foster social change and community cohesion through their service to the community.

Hoskins Global Scholars Program
The application for Summer 2022 and Winter Session 2023 will open in Spring 2022, APPLY HERE

BGSU graduate Mike Hoskins, class of ‘77, recognizes the importance of international engagement if students are to understand today’s diverse and connected world.  In order to be marketable to employers upon graduation, students need to participate in international experiential learning to gain new skills, new perspectives, and new immersive experiences. The Hoskins Global Scholars Program will provide $5000 for up to 3 students per year to participate in a 3-4 week international experience during Winter Session or Summer, to a country that is not native to the student. One award is available in each of the three categories: Social Sciences and Humanities, Sciences, and Professions.  The application includes:

  • Online Application
  • A current resume
  • A statement of purpose
  • A statement of risk analysis/mitigation
  • A recommendation from the faculty member who will serve as mentor and evaluate the enrichment experience
  • HSRB approval for research involving human or animal subjects

Study Abroad Scholarships

Honors Experience Study Abroad Scholarship

This scholarship is for students starting in Fall 2017 and after who applied to the Honors College before January 15th.  This scholarship is $2,000 to be used towards tuition and fees for any BGSU education abroad experience.  More information and Frequently Asked Questions can be found here.

Interested in studying abroad while you are at BGSU? Check out scholarship opportunities for student studying abroad.

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