Maximum Award: $500 (Special requests can be made exceeding that amount)

Grants are available to undergraduate students in any of the departments affiliated with the Baker-Nord Center (Art History and Art, Classics, English, History, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Theater) to help defray expenses associated with a senior thesis or other research project not covered by departmental funding. Examples of eligible funding include, but are not limited to: travel to a collection; purchase of research materials; training in digital scholarship; server space; software; books or other materials.


Funds are available to students pursuing a major in the arts and humanities within the College of Arts and Sciences, Case Western Reserve University.


Funds are available as reimbursement only.  All awardees will be required to produce a final report (2 pages in length) before funds will be released.

Application Deadline:

Applications may be submitted throughout the academic year.

To apply, please download and fill out the application cover sheet and send it to the address below.

Undergraduate Research Cover Sheet

Application materials should be emailed as a single PDF to: