Associated Students Incorporated (ASI) is an on-campus organization that provides many services for students, one of which is awarding funds to support student research. They offer a substantial amount of money, which provides funding for both undergraduate and graduate student research and creative activities. The application process has become increasingly competitive, so ASI recommends that students read through each page of the application thoroughly in order to ensure it is understood completely and properly. ASI is an invaluable resource to students, so make sure to visit the ASI website to take advantage of what they offer.
This program encourages and supports both undergraduate and graduate student research and creative activities by providing funding to support student research, as well as travel-related to academic growth and development. Students may use the funding to conduct research for an independent study, an academic course, honor’s project, or master’s thesis project, to present at a conference or attend a conference. Funds are made available through Associated Students Incorporated and Instructionally Related Programs.
Applicants must be enrolled during the semester in which they are applying for funding. Undergraduate students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA; graduates must have a 3.0 GPA.
All projects involving human subjects and/or vertebrate animals must submit proof of Institutional Review Board and/or Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee approval as part of the application and/or prior to the release of funds.
If this is your first time preparing a grant proposal, you are encouraged to attend the Applying for Student Research & Travel Grant Workshop at 12 pm on February 3rd, 2022.
The application cycle for the spring 2022 semester opens on January 20th, 2022. Deadlines are as follow:
- February 20th, 2022
- March 20th, 2022
- April 20th, 2022