Student Research Grants

Established during the 2012-2013 academic year, the Student Research Grant program is administered by the Student Research Advisory Council (SRAC) and the Office of Research & Engagement.  This is a competitive grant program open to all PSU students.  Ten thousand dollars will be administered during the first year of the program.

To support continuing full-time students for expenses related to conference travel, academic research, presentations, exhibits, performances, and other appropriate endeavors, under the mentorship of a faculty member.

Categories of Proposals
Proposals will be evaluated by the review committee in one of two categories: “Event” or “Fellowship”.

Events include conference presentations, exhibits, performances, or other one-time activities approved by a faculty mentor.  Such support can include registration fees, travel, lodging, etc.

Fellowships provide support to carry out a research project or other creative endeavor (service learning proposals should be directed to…).  Such support can include travel for collecting data, living expenses, supplies, etc.

Application Dates
Event funds will be awarded on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Please get your application soon.

Fellowships of up to $2,000 will be awarded twice per year.  Please note the following dates:

November 15 – deadline for Spring and Winterim Fellowships

March 15 – deadline for Summer and Fall Fellowships

Application Procedure
Complete the appropriate form (see below) and include any additional requested material, depending on the category of the proposal.

Click to download application:  Student Research Application


Student Research Advisory Council


Undergraduate Research Grants

The Vice Provost will allocate $10,000 to support student research and travel.  To apply contact Thaddeus Guldbrandsen.


PSU’s Center of Excellence

Campus Compact
Community Research Experience



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Plymouth, NH 03264

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