The Berner International Corporation Award provides tuition assistance or research support to junior and senior students in the Honors College, who have demonstrated unusual creativity, imagination, and tolerance in their academic course work or research projects. Applicants should address these qualities and how they have demonstrated them in their educational pursuits in their personal statements as well as specify how the award would be utilized.
Who should apply?
Intellectually curious and creative undergraduate students who are excelling academically at the University of Pittsburgh and who are involved with the University Honors College. If applying for research support, applicants should provide a research abstract within the application and be working with a faculty mentor who can write a letter of recommendation for the award application.