SURE Award

Fall 2022 Sure Award Application now Closed!  

The University Honors Program Sigelman Undergraduate Research Enhancement (SURE) Award seeks to promote and provide support to Honors students in their scientific, scholarly, and artistic endeavors.

Any current Honors Program student who is engaged in research may compete for an individual grant of up to $500 to support his or her research activities. Funds will be available to support research activities conducted during the spring, summer, and fall semesters. This fund is made possible by a generous endowment from the George Washington University professors Carol and Lee Sigelman.

Eligibility: Student applicants must be enrolled in the University Honors Program. Faculty mentors who support this application must be GW faculty.

Uses of the Awards: SURE Award recipients can use the funds for a variety of purposes related to scientific, scholarly, and artistic activity.

Application Materials: 

  1. A statement of purpose
  2. Detailed budget information on how this award will be used
  3. A statement of support from a GW faculty member


Applications for the Fall 2022 Sure Award are now closed.  Please check back in next semester for the Spring 2023 Sure Award. 


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If you have questions, please contact a Program Manager.