Trewartha Senior Honors Thesis Research Award

Student must be either Honors in the Major in Letters & Science, Honors in the Liberal Arts, or Comprehensive Honors. Student must also be enrolled in a senior Honors thesis sequence. Awardees typically anticipate completing their degree within two semesters.

Up to 18 Trewartha awards can be made each year at a value of between $1,500-$2,500 each.

All applications will be evaluated by the Faculty Honors Committee. They make awards based on the overall quality of the application.

L&S Honors Program
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please enter the proposed title of your thesis.
  2. I understand that incomplete applications will not be considered and that all supporting materials and the application must be submitted by the deadline.
  3. Are you able to attend (or did you attend) an informational workshop on Thursday, September 23, 3:00-4:00 pm OR Friday, September 24, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.? (This is not required but will probably help you!)
  4. I understand that it is extremely important to consult with my advisor as soon as possible if my research involves human subjects. A Human Subjects Protocol may need to be submitted and approved by a UW Institutional Review Board (IRB) prior to award/release of any funds. In certain circumstances an exemption may also be obtained or your research may be covered under your thesis advisor's existing protocol. More information can be obtained at: Does your research involve human subjects?
  5. Please check off which semester you expect to graduate from UW-Madison.
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