Grants


Undergraduate Grants/Research Funding 2016-2017*

*This list only includes awards that are specific to research funding and does not include information on funding linked to military service. These opportunities are available on DOD STEM website (http://smart.asee.org/) or the Center for Undergraduate Excellence Website (http://www.virginia.edu/cue/scholarships.php)

UVA Community-Based Undergraduate Research Grant

Due – Monday, February 13, 2017
Amount- $1,000-$5,000
For- project addressing documented public need or issue (especially those requiring funding for travel expenses), all fields of study
Required- Unofficial transcript, 2 letters of recommendation (1 from faculty advisor), proposal, resume, application form
More Info: http://www.virginia.edu/cue/research_opportunities.php?go=52

Double Hoo

Due – Monday, February 13, 2017
Amount- up to $6,000
For- 1 undergraduate (1st, 2nd, or 3rd year) working with 1 graduate student, all fields of study
Required- Unofficial transcript, 2 letters of recommendation (1 from faculty advisor), proposal, application form, CV with relevant coursework
More Info: http://www.virginia.edu/cue/research_opportunities.php?go=6

Beckman Scholars

Due – Friday, February 24, 2017
Amount- $19,300
For- Students who will spend 2 summers and 1 academic year working in lab of one of 15 identified mentors
Required- Unofficial transcript, 2 letters of recommendation (1 from faculty advisor), proposal, application form, resume
More Info: http://www.virginia.edu/cue/scholarships.php?go=134

 

UVA Nanostar Summer Research Fund

Due- Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Amount- up to $3000
For-  any student doing research over the summer involving nanoscale materials, medicines, or chemicals
Required- application form, budget, research proposal
More Info: http://www.virginia.edu/cue/research_opportunities.php?go=218

National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates

Due – Varies based on funding opportunities
Amount – $4,000
For – Students participating in any research area funded by NSF, must be US permanent resident
Required – Varies based on funding opportunities
More Info: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5517&from=fund

****NSF provides program specific funding with a wide variety of deadlines outlined here: http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/reu_search.jsp

American Chemical Society Undergraduate Research (UR) Grants

→ Application completed by faculty mentor to support undergraduate research

Due: – Monday, February 13 – Friday March 17, 2017
More Info: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/grants/prf/programs/ur.html

 

URN Travel Grant

URN Travel Grant