Off-Campus Funding including Summer Internships
SNCURCS George Barthalmus Memorial Research Grant: Sophomores from all disciplines are eligible to apply for research grants. Application Deadline: October each year. Click here to apply.
Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research: The program awards grants of up to $1,000 to undergraduate and graduate students from all areas of the sciences and engineering. Funds may be used for research (equipment, etc.) and travel expenses. DEADLINE: March 15, October 15 of each year. Click here to apply
Amgen Scholars Program: Provides faculty-mentored summer research opportunities for undergraduates focused on science and biotechnology. The summer experience is anchored by a national symposium held at UCLA, and all Scholars attend. Click here for more information.
Psi Chi Undergraduate Research Grants: Psi Chi is an international honor society in psychology. All undergraduate Psi Chi members are eligible to apply for these undergraduate research grants. The purpose of this program is to provide funds for members to defray the cost of conducting a research project. Applicants may request up to $1,500 for each project. DEADLINE: November 2. Click here to apply .
Tri-Beta National Biological Honor Society: Beta Beta Beta (TriBeta) is a society for students, particularly undergraduates, dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries of human knowledge through scientific research. Research grant applications are due September 25, 2015. Click here to apply.
Research Opportunity at NIH for Science Students February 1-4, 2016
National Science Foundation: The National Science Foundation funds research and education in most fields of science and engineering. It does this through grants, and cooperative agreements to more than 2,000 colleges, universities, K-12 school systems, businesses, informal science organizations and other research organizations throughout the United States. The Foundation accounts for about one-fourth of federal support to academic institutions for basic research.
Other Research Funding Opportunities (Note: Some listed funds (UNC-CH) not available to UNCW students)