Summary of Student Research & Creative Work Programs and Deadlines
|Student Travel Awards||Accepted any time|
|Student Research Fellowships||Fall & Spring: end of first week of semester
Summer: March 15
|Faculty/Student Working Groups Summer Fellowships||March 15|
|Small Grants to Students||Accepted any time|
|Student Conference: Celebrating Achievement||Abstract submission deadline is March 20|
Student Travel Awards
Provide partial travel funding for students who have the opportunity to participate in a student or professional meeting. Funds are limited and awarded competitively. Student Travel Award Applications are reviewed by the Dean for Research.
Travel funding may also be available from the Student Affairs Office and through your school dean.
Student Research Fellowships
Four fellowships of $1,015 are awarded each semester (fall, spring, and summer) to allow students to carry out major independent projects under the supervision of a faculty member. Students may also apply for $500 in research supplies and equipment. Faculty mentors receive a $500 stipend. Applications for Student Research Fellowships are reviewed by the Research & Grants Committee.
Faculty/Student Working Group Fellowships
The purpose of the fellowships is to provide support for faculty working with 2 to 4 students on individual or joint research projects or creative work. Student research fellows receive a $1,015 research fellowship. Internal Grant Application Cover Sheet (PDF) are reviewed by the Research & Grants Committee.
View Guidelines for Faculty/Student Working Groups here.
Small Grants to Students
Limited funds are available for independent undergraduate research and creative work conducted by a student with faculty supervision. Applications are reviewed by the Dean for Research. Application format consists of a memo addressed to the Dean for Research detailing the project and the budgetary needs. Submit the memo to the Academic Affairs Office.
IU Southeast Student Conference: Celebrating Achievement
The purpose of the IU Southeast Student Conference is to promote and celebrate the excellent research and creative work conducted by IU Southeast students. The conference is held each year in the third week of April. Abstracts are reviewed by the Student Conference Planning Committee. All IU Southeast students are eligible to participate.
For general information about the ins and outs of doing research and creative work as an undergraduate, the WebGURU website provides a lot of useful information.