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Senior Thesis Grants

The Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies (CES) offers summer research travel grants for senior thesis writers to explore topics on political, historical, economic, social, cultural, and intellectual trends in modern or contemporary Europe.

Taylor Whitsell (Government, Secondary in European History, Politics and Societies, 2022) was the recipients of a Senior Thesis Grant and a Summer Internship Grant.

How to apply

Applications for the summer of 2023 are now open via CARAT. The deadline for submission is February 17, 2023.

Application Overview

Students interested in applying for a senior thesis grant over the summer should submit the following documents via CARAT:

  • Current CV/Resume
  • Unofficial Transcript
  • Proposal (750 Words)
  • Letter of Recommendation (One)
  • Detailed Budget

2022 Senior Thesis Grant Recipients

Mercedes Sapuppo (Social Studies, 2023) received a Senior Thesis grant from CES in 2022.

The following students received Senior Thesis Grants this year. View the list of recipients here.

Past Senior Thesis Grant Recipients (2012-2021)

Abby LaBreck (Government, 2023)