Mississippi State University
The Honors College unique Shackouls Summer Study at the University of Oxford in England places honors students in the top Oxford colleges and gives them the true Oxford experience by having them taught by Oxford faculty. Honors students are eligible to compete for Honors-only scholarships to support their study abroad. The Office of Prestigious External Scholarships is located in the Honors living-learning community and advises students seeking competitive awards such as the Rhodes, Marshall, or Truman Scholarships. The office works individually with applicants, helping develop their research agendas, secure letters of recommendation, and meet important national scholarship deadlines.