Exceptional Opportunities

Exceptional opportunities for IU Bloomington students

OVPUE will foster the creative inquiry of high achieving students through honors programs, scholarships, and awards.

Learn more about how OVPUE supports opportunities for exceptional students below, or read about how the Provost supports strong academics and honors education for all IU Bloomington students.

This work supports Indiana University Bicentennial Priority One.

Freshman Wells Scholars performed field research in the Chiquibul Forest Reserve as part of the Wells Scholars Program's 2019 International Experience Trip to Belize.

IU Bloomington's most prestigious scholarship

Wells Scholars Program

Wells Scholars receive full scholarships to IU Bloomington, financial support for study abroad, summer grant funding, and special invitations to a roster of extracurricular events and activities including opportunities for public service.

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An excellent Honors experience

Hutton Honors College

The Hutton Honors College recruits talented and highly-motivated students who desire to pursue a degree in a highly stimulating intellectual environment.

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A moment in the spotlight


Each year, OVPUE reviews applications from IU Bloomington's graduating seniors to address their classmates as commencement speaker.

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Your generosity can make an impact for undergraduate students

There are many ways to support OVPUE and its mission, including individual gifts to one of our funds or partnerships to offer new opportunities for IU Bloomington's undergraduate students.

Visit Support OVPUE for more information about how your gift or partnership can make a difference at IU Bloomington.