Grant Funding


The Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship office is pleased to offer several forms of funding to support faculty-led undergraduate student research, scholarship, and creative activity. Faculty and students in all academic disciplines are encouraged to submit proposals.

 

Grants

CURS Undergraduate Student Travel Grant- Undergraduate students may submit application for travel to conduct or present research or scholarly work produced in collaboration with a faculty mentor.  Groups of students attending same conference should submit 1 proposal per trip/conference.  All student names (who are confident they can travel) should be included in proposal.   **Please note: Student travel grants must be student written (but guided by faculty mentor).  These submissions will be weighed against other student applicants.

CURS Faculty Mentor Travel Grant – Faculty may submit application for travel to conduct or present research or scholarly work that is produced in collaboration with one or more undergraduates. Those travelling with students will be evaluated more favorably.

CURS Materials Grant – Faculty may submit application for materials needed to conduct research or scholarly work in collaboration with one or more undergraduates.

Spring 2020 GRANT APPLICATION will open January 1

GRANTS OPEN EARLY BIRD* Deadline:
Fall round August 1 - September 15 August 20
Spring round January 1 - February 15 January 20

 *Early Bird submissions will be given priority consideration.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Review the relevant CURS Grant Evaluation Rubric.
  2. Complete the relevant CURS Grant Proposal Form (“Travel” or “Materials”).
  3. Complete the CURS Grant Budget Worksheet.
  4. Complete the online application (and upload your Proposal and Budget Worksheet).CURS Funding Opportunities

Travel Grant Proposal Form

Travel Grant Evaluation Rubric

Materials Grant Proposal Form

Materials Grant Evaluation Rubric     

Budget worksheet

CURS Grant Application

Please contact Melissa Knapp at mknapp@augusta.edu if you have any questions.