Scholarly Immersion/Discernment

Scholarly immersion/discernment grants are for student seeking to participate in a scholarly event that will immerse them in a specific discipline, field, or intellectual interest for the purposes of discerning their future path or enhancing their undergraduate coursework. Browse the list below to discover the centers and institutes that fund scholarly immersion/discernment.


The Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement (CUSE)
The Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement promotes the intellectual development of Notre Dame undergraduates through scholarly engagement. As part of this mission, we fund students from all year levels and colleges during both the academic year and summer for research and creative endeavors, internships, research apprenticeships, service learning, conference attendance and presentation, and scholarly immersion/discernment.

The First Year of Studies (FYS)
As part of NDignite, The First Year of Studies funds both academic year and summer research and creative endeavors, internships, research apprenticeships, service learning, conference attendance and presentation, language study, and scholarly immersion/discernment to introduce first-year students to undergraduate research at Notre Dame.

The Center for Mathematics
Each summer the Center for Mathematics sponsors a thematic program for undergraduate and graduate students. They provide funding for undergraduates to attend the Undergraduate Summer School week and the International Conference week. The 2016 program is on Model Theory and the Undergraduate Summer School acts as an introduction to model theory.