W&M Research Funding

Summer Research Grants

The Charles Center offers a number of grants for current undergraduate students to fund summer research in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. The majority of these awards are $3,000 to support seven full-time weeks of research during the summer. Application deadlines are early in the spring semester.

Charles Center Summer Research Grants

Honors Fellowships

William & Mary Honors Fellowships support students conducting research for department Honors projects the summer before senior year. An Honors Fellowship is a $4,000 summer grant to conduct 10 full-time weeks of pre-Honors research and up to $1,000 for the student and faculty to draw on for project-related expenses. The additional $1,000 will be made available to the faculty advisor’s department from the Charles Center. Application deadlines are early in the spring semester.

Learn about Honors Fellowships

Semester Research Funding

The purpose of the Semester Research Funding Program is to assist students with expenses directly related to the conduct of research. Funding for the Program comes from two sources: the Office of the Vice Provost for Research and the Reves Center. The funds are collectively called Semester Research Application deadlines are within the first month of the fall and spring semesters.

Learn about Semester research funding