Project Funding

The Office of Undergraduate Research through the Division of Academic & Student Affairs will provide funding to support your project. This funding, known as Research Awards, are open to all disciplines for students pursuing undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activities.

 FallSpringSummerSummer
Timeline

Opens June 7 – Closes July 9 at 12pm

Opens Fall 10/8
(Sept/Oct)
Closes 11/8
Opens Spring
(Feb/Mar)

Opens Spring
(Feb/Mar)

Maximum Award
Amount
$500 $500 $2,000 $500
Eligibility
  • NC State Undergraduate
  • Enrolled for the fall semester
  • NC State Undergraduate
  • Enrolled for the spring semester
  • NC State Undergraduate
  • Enrolled in 0-5 credits for summer
  • NC State Undergraduate
  • Enrolled in 6+ credits for summer
Disbursement
  • Student
  • NC State Mentor
  • Student
  • NC State Mentor
  • Student Only
  • Student Only
Acceptable
Use of Funds
  • Project Supplies + Materials
  • Travel costs related to completing the project*
  • Project Supplies + Materials
  • Travel costs related to completing the project*
  • Project Supplies + Materials
  • Travel costs related to completing the project
  • *
  • Living Expenses
  • (rent, utilities and food only, does not include other personal expenses)
  • Project Supplies + Materials
  • Travel costs related to completing the project
  • *
Unacceptable
Use of Funds
  • Stipend/Salary
  • Living Expenses
  • Participant Incentives/Pay
  • Giveaways or Prizes
  • Faculty Travel
  • Student Travel to Present Research
  • Tuition and Training
  • Stipend/Salary
  • Living Expenses
  • Participant Incentives/Pay
  • Giveaways or Prizes
  • Faculty Travel
  • Student Travel to Present Research
  • Tuition and Training
  • Stipend/Salary
  • Participant Incentives/Pay
  • Giveaways or Prizes
  • Faculty Travel
  • Student Travel to Present Research
  • Tuition and Training
  • Stipend/Salary
  • Living Expenses
  • Participant Incentives/Pay
  • Giveaways or Prizes
  • Faculty Travel
  • Student Travel to Present Research
  • Tuition and Training

*Based on University Travel Policies at time of travel request