Immerse yourself in the study of Western history and culture.

Delve deeply into the history and culture of Europe and the Mediterranean from the golden age of Greece to the upheaval of World War I. Robinson Honors Fellows pursue projects that explore art, literature, music, history, politics, economics, philosophy or religion.

Designed for students who possess extraordinary capability and imagination, the Robinson Honors Fellowship provides go up to $7,000 to support domestic or international learning experiences.


Click here to read about this year’s Robinson Honors Fellows and their projects.


The fellowship is open to all Carolina students who meet the eligibility criteria. To be chosen as a Robinson Honors Fellow, an applicant must give convincing evidence of exceptional ability and promise through the application, recommendations, and personal interview. The proposed fellowship experience should be one that will allow the recipients to study the humanities and the ideas that have molded Western society and form the foundation of Western culture.

Katherine Hrazdira
Emerald Izuakor
Georgia Phillips
Anshu Shah
Hunter Teague
Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft.

Anne and Epes Robinson

The Robinson Honors Fellowship was established with a gift from Carolina alumni Anne L. Robinson and S. Epes Robinson.


Gina Difino
Director, Global Education and Fellowships
(919) 962-9680

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