Duke Benenson Awards in the Arts

The Benenson Awards in the Arts provide funding for fees, travel and other educational expenses for arts-centered projects proposed by undergraduates, including graduating seniors. Students who plan to pursue a career in the arts or creative industries are especially encouraged to apply. Approximately 20 awards are made each year; recent awards have ranged from $600-$4500 with an average award size of $1800.


  • Creative Arts
  • Humanities
  • Academic Year
  • Summer