Office of Undergraduate Research Grant Opportunities

The Office of Undergraduate Research provides funding opportunities to promote high-quality undergraduate student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship in all disciplines across campus.

    • Creative Activities and Research Experiences for Teams (CARET) is designed to encourage and support faculty engagement in research or creative activities with undergraduate student collaborators using a team approach.  The deadline is generally in the early part of the Spring semester.  The next deadline is: February 21, 2020.
    • The First-Year Scholars Program program is designed to pair first-year students who are interested in research with faculty mentors who will guide them on research in their respective disciplines.  Past deadlines were in mid September.
    • The Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award, which is given to a KSU faculty or staff member who exhibits sustained exceptional mentoring of undergraduate researchers at KSU.  Deadline is February 28, 2020.
  • There are various funding opportunities to support undergraduate student researchers: