Sciences Research Fund

**Guidelines and Application Forms** 

Please read the guidelines completely. The guidelines include information about eligibility, the types of proposals we fund, the types of things that are not funded, instructions for proposal submission, and instructions for the oral presentation. 

-Sample proposal

-Instructions for student proposal presentations

-Instructions for student researchers requesting changes to project budgets

      Spreadsheet for Budget Adjustment Requests

Note to faculty research advisors: This program is not meant to fund faculty or graduate student research projects. Please visit the website for the Office of Grants & Sponsored Projects for help finding bigger funding opportunities for projects.

Science Subcommittee Disciplines

·        Anthropology

·        Astronomy

·        Biology

·        Biochemistry

·        Chemistry

·        Computer Science

·        Criminal Justice

·        Economics

·        Geography

·        Geology

·        Mathematics

·        Physics

·        Political Science

·        Psychology

·        Sociology

Proposal deadlines and meeting dates

All proposals are due by 5:00 p.m.
All meetings at 11:00 a.m. in Boehm room 100

Deadline for proposals

Meeting date

August 13, 2019

August 27, 2019

September 10, 2019

September 24, 2019

October 08, 2019

October 22, 2019

November 12, 2019

November 26, 2019

January 14, 2020

January 28, 2020

February 11, 2020

February 25, 2020

March 10, 2020

March 24, 2020

April 14, 2020

April 28, 2020


Proposals and questions should be addressed to Dr. Kurt Friehauf.

Kurt Friehauf, Dept. of Physical Sciences (geology) (chairperson)

Thomas Betts, Dept. of Physical Sciences (chemistry)

Kaoutar El Mounadi, Biology Dept. (mycology)

Michele Baranczyk, Dept. of Psychology (psychology)

Mauricia John, Dept. of Anthropology and Sociology (sociology)

Yun Lu, Dept. of Mathematics (math)

Jeffrey Werner, Office of Grants & Sponsored Projects