Home- Academics- Scholars Programs- Benton Scholars Benton Scholars Developing and preparing world leaders for success in a global 21st century About the Program The Benton Scholars program infuses the curriculum of its students with an even greater focus on leadership and global themes. While Benton scholars are free to craft their own majors, courses of study, and extracurricular priorities, they receive unique opportunities to learn on and off campus, and are given the responsibility of sharing the knowledge they acquire with the greater Colgate community. Menu Menu Benton Student Profiles Group Trips Activities Benton Scholars Abroad Series Contact Us Get to Know Current Scholars Choose an image below to learn more about some of our current scholars. A Four-Year Experience Year 1 Study and travel together with fellow Benton Scholars. Year 2 Examine how global issues impact local communities. Year 3 Think globally and join a robust study-abroad program. Year 4 Bring it all back to Colgate and host grant-funded campus events. Program News and Updates Loading... ALL NEWS AND UPDATES Learn More CONTACT US BENTON SCHOLAR PROFILES Academics Majors and Minors Departments and Programs Off-Campus Study Core Curriculum Research Fellowships & Scholarships Scholars Programs Beckman Scholars Program Benton Scholars Benton Student Profiles Group Trips Activities Benton Scholars Abroad Series Contact Us Lampert Institute Office of Undergraduate Studies Sophomore Residential Seminars Pre-Professional Planning Academic Calendar University Catalogue Course Offerings Libraries RELATED LINKS Majors and Minors MAJORS AND MINORS We offer 54 diverse majors and numerous possible minors. Apply APPLY Join Colgate's enthusiastic network of students and alumni. - Regular, early, and international - Transfer to Colgate Off-Campus Study OFF-CAMPUS STUDY Colgate has one of the most robust off-campus study programs in the country. Lucky 13 LUCKY 13 Find out why 13 is the most popular number on campus.