Awardees are selected based on a holistic evaluation, which includes strong academic credentials, a demonstration of an ongoing connection to the Economics Society, and a demonstrated interest in, aptitude for, and passion for economics.
Kautz-Uible Undergraduate Fellowships
Awarded to sophomore, junior, and senior undergraduate students majoring in economics or business economics. Undergraduate fellowships, initially known as Hewett-Kautz Fellowships, started in 1983.
Caroline Kautz Book Prizes
Awarded to freshmen and sophomore undergraduate students.
Kautz-Uible Pathways to Success Scholarships
Awarded to undergraduate students who belong to groups that have been historically underrepresented among economics majors at the University of Cincinnati. Learn more about the institute's Pathways to Success initiative.
Awarded to students majoring in economics or business economics.
UC Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Awarded by the University of Cincinnati to motivate and empower undergraduate students to pursue their research. Students may request up to $700 in fellowship funding to help offset the cost of supplies, conference presentations, publication, and travel to field sites.
Kautz Scholar Awards
Offered to two awardees each academic year. Each awardee receives $9,000 and works on applied economics research projects under the supervision of an economics faculty member. No separate applications are required for these scholarships, recipients are chosen from the pool of MS applicants based on their academic credentials and follow-up interviews. Kautz-Scholar Awards were first offered in the 2015-16 academic year.