Fund Your Research

If you are an undergraduate or graduate student looking to fund your research topic, you have come to the right place. To bring your ideas to life, you need something beyond just a bright idea. Financial backing is an effective way to secure resources necessary to complete your research project, cutting edge invention, or art masterpiece; financial backing is an effective pathway. 

Five different avenues (School Network, Foundations, Professional Organizations, Government, and Private Businesses)  that are available to obtain funding are explained in detail. Each method contains links to the platforms for accompanying grants, scholarships and fellowships. While these funding sources are useful, make sure you take the time to create a solid proposal to enhance your chances of successfully applying for the eligible grants. Reach out to your professors and peers to proofread and refine your projects. If you need additional information feel free to reach out to the Office of Research and Sponsored Projects (ORSP) through email ( or set up a meeting to discuss options.