Vassar Funds to Support Academic Work, Fieldwork and Internships
Click here for the Application for the funds listed below (Marks, Academic Enrichment and Friedman)
- The June Ross Marks '49 Travel Fund
- The Academic Enrichment Fund
- The Geraldine Gewirtz Friedman '41 Career Development Fund for Students of Drama, Film, Literature and the Visual Arts
In order to make these funds available to as many students as possible, we limit students to at most one award from one of these funds in a given academic year.
The Dean of Studies Office will not fund travel to or study in any area that is under U.S. State Department Travel Advisory level 4. The Dean of Studies Office will only fund travel to or study in any area that is under U.S. State Department Travel Advisory level 3 if granted through a petition process. For more information visit: Travel Advisory Policy
Students pursuing international travel are strongly encouraged to review the U.S. State Department Travel Advisory and the Centers for Disease Control Travel Health Notice for their destination country and to follow the State Department’s Traveler’s Checklist. Those who are U.S. citizens or nationals are strongly encouraged to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP).
Recipients of Vassar grant funds will be asked to provide a written report and/or a note to the donors of the Fund at the completion of their project.