Funding opportunities for undergraduate research
There are several ways for students at Northern Arizona
University to obtain funding for research-based, scholarly, or creative
projects. Learn about some of our available grants, awards, and scholarships
that support undergraduate student projects at Northern Arizona University.
Interns-to-Scholars (I2S) program
I2S is a new pilot program designed to enable undergraduates, especially
sophomores, to work as paid assistants on faculty scholarly,
creative, or research projects in all disciplines. Find out more about the I2S program.
Hooper Undergraduate Research Award (HURA)
This annual grant funds student-designed projects in all disciplines. Learn more about HURA.
Student Travel Award program
Funding is available for undergraduate or graduate students
to represent Northern Arizona University at conferences. Receive a grant to
support your trip through the Student Travel
Hooper Sustainability Award
This annual award recognizes Northern Arizona University undergraduate and graduate students who have made an extraordinary effort to enhance the culture of sustainability on the NAU campus and surrounding community. Read more about the Hooper Sustainability Award.
Ottens Undergraduate Research Grant for Native Americans
Apply for the Ottens Undergraduate Research Grant, which offers research opportunities to top Native
- graduating high school students
- first and second year college students
- first-year transfer students attending Northern
Integrative Graduate Education and
Research Traineeship (IGERT)
Read more about the IGERT program, whose graduate students may need your assistance on a project
related to the theme of "genes to environment."
Watershed Research and Education Program (WREP)
Find out more about WREP at Northern Arizona
University, which provides student research in all fields related to
environmental biology and resource management in the watersheds, riparian
areas, streams, and rivers of Northern Arizona.
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