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Jeffrey Waldrop
Dr. M. Jeffrey Waldrop
204 Business and History Building
Phone 229-931-2320


Upon entering the Honors program, please fill out this form to tell us something about yourself.

Student Information Sheet

You can keep track of your progress with this checklist:

Honors Program Semester Checklist

Submit your schedule each semester to the Program Director:

Semester Schedule

Prepare a contract for an enriched course using this form. It is due to the Program Director by the third week of the semester. :

Enriched Course Contract

Get credit for service learning by filling out this form and sending it to the Program Director.

Service Learning Form

At the end of the semester, please evaluate your enriched course with this evaluation sheet and submit it to the Program Director.:

Enriched Course Evaluation

Please evaluate the Program when you are ready to graduate using this form.

Program Evaluation

Scholarships for Undergraduates

Harry S. Truman:

One year funding for students pursuing graduate degrees in public service fields. College juniors who are U.S. citizens with a record of community service and a commitment to a career in public service are eligible. Public service includes government, uniformed services, public interest organizations, non-governmental research or educational organizations, public and private schools and other public service-oriented non-profit organizations.

Campus Deadline: 15 November

Barry M. Goldwater:

One or two year awards to students who demonstrate strong evidence of contributing to the technological advances of the United States. Current junior or exceptional sophomore students who are U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, or resident aliens are eligible. Applicants should be committed to a PhD in the research fields of mathematics, sciences or engineering.

Campus Deadline: 30 November

National Security Education Program Boren Undergraduate Scholarships:

Open to freshmen through seniors for study abroad in a non-western country. U.S. citizens only.

Campus Deadline: 15 January

Beinecke Brothers Memorial:

Merit and need-based awards to students seeking to gain a graduate degree in the Arts, Humanities or Social Sciences. Current juniors who are U.S. citizens are eligible.

Campus Deadline: 1 February

Scholarships for Graduating Seniors, Graduate Students, and Recent Alumni

(applications generally are due a year in advance of the experience)

Gates Cambridge:

One to four years of study leading to a degree at Cambridge University, England. Seniors, graduate/professional students, and graduates are eligible to apply. U.S. and non-U.S. citizens are eligible. All applicants must apply directly to Cambridge [either as an affiliated student (obtaining a second bachelor's degree) or as a graduate student] and fill out the supplemental portion of the application to the Cambridge Trusts to be considered for the fellowship.

Campus Deadline: 21 August

George J. Mitchell:

One year of postgraduate study in the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland. Must be under the age of 30 and a U.S. citizen.

Campus Deadline: 21 August


One to three years of study leading to a degree at any British university. Seniors, graduate/professional students, and graduates are eligible to apply within two years of their undergraduate graduation. Must be a U.S. citizen with an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.7.

Campus Deadline: 21 August


One to three years of study leading to a degree at Oxford University, England. Seniors, graduate/professional students, and graduates are eligible to apply. Must be under the age of 24 and a U.S. citizen or citizen of Australia, Bermuda, Canada, Commonwealth Caribbean, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Jamaica, Kenya, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Zambia, or Zimbabwe. Non-U.S. citizens are eligible to apply from their home country on the basis of degrees from U.S. universities and have earlier deadlines.

Campus Deadline: 21 August


One year of study or research in any country where there is a Fulbright Commission. Some shorter term and English teaching programs available. Seniors, graduate/professional students, and graduates are eligible to apply. Must be a U.S. citizen.

Campus Deadline: 1 September

Luce Scholars Program:

One year internship in East or Southeast Asia for those with little significant academic or personal experience with Asia. Young professionals, seniors, and graduate/professional students are eligible to apply. Must be a U.S. citizen under the age of 30.

Campus Deadline: 28 September


One year of graduate study leading to a degree (generally a Master's) in engineering, mathematics, and/or the sciences at Cambridge University, England. Seniors and graduate students are eligible to apply. Must complete GRE general test by November. Must be under the age of 26 and a U.S. citizen.

Campus Deadline: 1 October (Your application to Cambridge University must be submitted before this date.)

National Security Education Program Graduate David L. Boren Fellowships:

National Deadline: 1 January

Honors Advisory Committee:

  • Jacklyn Kaylor
  • Ian Brown
  • Margaret Ellington
  • Genie Bryan
  • ChuChu Wu
  • Bryan Davis
  • Gabrielle Stauf
  • Brennan Thomas
  • Boris Peltzferger
  • Bola Tighlman
  • Bonnie Simmons
  • Jeff Green
  • Chuck Hoffman
  • Elizabeth Gurnack, ex officio
  • Jeff Waldrop, ex officio

Student Advisory Council:

Taught Honors Seminars since 2006

  • Elizabeth Gurnack - Chemistry
  • Stephanie Harvey - Biology
  • Chuck Huffman - Psychology
  • Nellie Iordanova - Chemistry
  • Genie Bryan - English
  • Brian Smith - Political Science
  • ChuChu Woo - Education
  • Gabriele Stauf - English
  • Svilen Kostov - Geology and Physics
  • Ian Brown - Biology

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