Travel Abroad

Oxford Abroad

UT Honors sends 3 students per semester to study at Oxford in England. While there, students take advantage of the unique one-on-one tutorial system, working closely with their professors on courses they help design. To learn more, visit the Oxford Study Abroad (OSAP) website.

To apply, fill out the Submittable form here.

Deadlines:Applications for attending Oxford during the Spring Term are due no later than October 14 of the previous year. Applications for attending Oxford during the Fall Term are due no later than the Friday before Spring Break of the Spring Term proceeding the Fall Term. Applications are due at 5:00 pm.

Partners in the Parks

Partners in the Parks (PITP) is an outdoor experiential learning program coordinated by the National College Honors Council. PITP projects at national parks across the country offer unique opportunities for collegiate honors students and faculty to visit areas of the American landscape noted for their beauty, significance and lasting value. To learn more about PITP travel destinations, dates, and deadlines, visit here.

Deadlines: February 1st of each spring semester.

To apply, fill out the Submittable form here.

Timothy M. Smith

This award is made each year to stimulate international study and writing among Honors Program students. The selected student will receive up to $2,500 for summer travel expenses. The award, offered through the Honors Program, has been established to honor the life of Timothy M. Smith. Although a lawyer by trade, Tim’s true passion was traveling the world and writing about his many experiences. The award provides a talented student author with an opportunity to travel and find additional inspiration for pursuing literary aspirations. The Timothy M. Smith Inspiration Through Exploration Award is presented annually to an Honors Program student near the end of the fall semester.

Deadlines: February 1st of each spring semester. Students can apply on Submittable, here.

The Honors Program thinks everyone should have the opportunity to see the world, regardless of financial challenges. To apply for an Honors scholarship on Submittable, click here.