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

September 15, 2020

September 29, 2020

October 13, 2020

October 27, 2020

November 10, 2020

November 24, 2020

December 8, 2020

December 22, 2020

January 12, 2021

January 26, 2021

February 9, 2021

February 23, 2021

March 9, 2021

March 23, 2021

April 13, 2021

April 27, 2021


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