The endowed funds listed below have been given by and in honor of friends of Davidson College and the Dean Rusk International Studies Program who are deeply committed to broadening the scope and resources of international studies at Davidson. These funds constitute the majority of the grant budget, but they are augmented by funds from the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs.
Established by C. Anthony Boon '76, the Boon grant is for study, experiential learning, or service abroad.
As their class gift, these classes created scholarships for student research, service, and experiential learning abroad.
Created by Davidson alumni of the Watson Fellowship program, the Davidson-Watson scholarships help outstanding students pursue exceptional experiences abroad.
Supports student research and study abroad.
Established in honor of the Fujita family, the Fujita Arts Grant enables a talented Davidson artist to pursue a high-quality, independent art project (visual art, music, dance or drama) outside of the United States.
This grant provides summer grants for international study.
The Hanafi Grant allows for an outstanding experience promoting understanding, appreciation, and celebration of religious diversity abroad.
Established in honor of the Hirose family, the Hirose Grant enables outstanding students to conduct independent research in the East Asia.
This fund allows for travel in Central or South America.
Established by James R. McNab, Jr. '66, this endowment enhances Middle East Studies at Davidson by providing funding for library resources, faculty and student conferences, and student research in the Middle East.
Established by Cynthia P. and Richard H. Morehead '56, this scholarship allows student travel to countries with significant Muslim populations or in Africa, Southeast Asia, Russia, China, and South America.
Created in honor of the Dean Rusk Program's first Director, Ambassador Jack Perry, this scholarship supports students who pursue medical internships in developing countries.
Given in honor of Dr. Charles E. Ratliff, Jr., professor emeritus of economics, this fund supports students conducting economic research abroad.
These funds enable outstanding students to participate in medical internships in developing countries.
Established through a bequest from Virginia and Dean Rusk '31, this scholarship supports opportunities for international study and service.
This fund supports of student opportunities in Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies.
Given by William A. White, Jr. '52 and Elizabeth Smith White, this fund provides scholarships for international study and service projects in any region or field.
Enables students to have meaningful experiences in Mexico and Central and South America
Established by an estate gift of Adeline Oswatl '35, this scholarship provides financial aid for study and travel in India.
Established by Ann Tutwiler '80, this fund supports individual research, study abroad or internships in lesser-developed countries.
Established by the parents of Alex Salvieterra '15 in honor of Davidson Professor Robert Whitton, to provide a summer study abroad experience to broaden the student experience.