Mellon Scholars Program

CCBC Honors Program students who participate in the full Humanities for All program within a given academic year, including a lecture each semester and a half-day symposium, earn a $750 stipend upon completion. At least 35 students will be selected for program for the academic year. You may apply for consideration as a Mellon Scholar.


Eligibility criteria include the following:

  • Member of the CCBC Honors program
  • At least 12 credit hours of completed coursework
  • Submission of application, transcript, faculty recommendation and essay.

Your application packet can be emailed to Nicole Daniels at Apply by November 10 (annual deadline)

How it works

Students selected to participate in the Mellon Scholar Program must complete the following to earn a $750 stipend:

  • Attendance at Mellon Scholars’ lecture series event each semester
  • Participation in half-day symposium

Once verified, you will receive attendance credit toward the stipend. You will also receive a certificate of completion as a Mellon Scholar at the end of the academic year.