The James Monroe Scholars Program is administered by the Charles Center. James Monroe Scholars are guaranteed a $3,000 summer research grant. They also participate in the Monroe Lunch series of lecture/discussions, gaining exposure to new and different topics in scholarship, courses, programs and careers; and have access to various resources and may seek special funding for summer research projects. You can find more information about this program if you visit the following page.
See an example of a Monroe summer research project conducted in Besançon, France by Carrie Schroll' 10 (pdf). You will also find pictures of Besançon taken by Carrie.