Academic Programs and Grant Opportunities

Interdisciplinary Academic Programs

The College of Arts and Sciences offers a variety of major and minor programs that cross disciplinary boundaries. For additional information about any of the academic programs or to declare a major or minor, contact the Office of Interdisciplinary Programs or the respective program director.

Undergraduate Programs
Major and/or Minor Programs
Africana Studies
Asian Studies
Classical Studies
Cognitive Science
Environmental Studies
* Health Concentration
* Humanities Concentration
* Policy, Planning & Law Concentration
* Politics & Society Concentration
* Science & Technology Concentration
Global Studies
Health, Medicine and Society
Latin American and Latino Studies
Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Minor Programs Only
Minor programs are available in all disciplines referenced in the Major list as well as the following:
American Studies
Film and Documentary Studies
Jewish Studies

Graduate Program
Africana Studies (graduate certificate)
Cognitive Science (graduate certificate)
Community Fellows (MA in conjunction with Environmental Policy, History, Political Science or Sociology)
Environmental Policy (MA and graduate certificate)
* Environmental Law and Policy
* Urban Environmental Policy and Planning
* Sustainable Development
* Environmental Health
* Environmental Justice
Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies (graduate certificate)


Grant Opportunities

Research Grants
bLUprint (undergraduate students)
CAS Undergraduate Research Grants 
Eckardt Scholar Program Senior Research Project Grants (Eckardt Scholars students only)
Forum Student Research Grants
Gipson Institute Dissertation Fellowships (graduate students)
Gipson Institute Research Grants (faculty and graduate students)
Gipson Institute Research Grants (graduate and undergraduate students)
Gipson Institute Curriculum Support Research Grants (faculty)
Global Studies Travel Grants (undergraduate students, priority to Global Studies students)
Grants for Experiential Learning in Health (GELH) (undergraduate students)
Humanitarian Engineering Fellowships (undergraduate students)
Humanities Center Faculty Research Grants (faculty)
Humanities Center Faculty Summer Grants (faculty)
Humanities Center Summer Graduate Grants (graduate)
Mountaintop Projects (faculty, graduate and undergraduate students
Pyramid Foundation Fellowships for EP Students (graduate students)
STEPS/Environmental Initiative Summer Research Fellowships (undergraduate students)
Strohl Grants (undergraduate students)
Sustainable Initiative Grant (undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff)

Study Abroad | Travel Grants
Africana Study Abroad Travel Grants (undergraduate students)
American Studies Conference Travel Grant (graduate)
Asian Studies Study Abroad Travel Grants (undergraduate students)
CAS Dean's Study Abroad Support Funds
Gipson Institute Faculty or Graduate Student Conference Travel or Paper Presentation Grants (faculty and graduate students)
Global Studies Travel Abroad Grants (undergraduates)
Health, Medicine and Society Student Travel  for Conferences Grants (undergraduate students)
Latin American and Latino Studies Study Abroad and Domestic Travel Grants (undergraduate students)
International Internships (includes Freeman and Iacocca Foundations) (undergraduate students)
Modern Languages and Literatures Study Abroad (undergraduate students)
Office of Study Abroad Scholarships

Additional Funding Opportunities
Dean of Students Co-Sponsorship Funds (graduate and undergraduate students)
Green Fund (faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students)
Individual Student Fund Raising Efforts (via Provost, CEC, Academic Diversity, Dean of Students Office, Departments, etc.) (no formal process) 
Student Affairs Opportunity Funds (undergraduate students)