Grants-in-Aid of Research (GIAR)

The program awards grants of up to $1,000 to students from all areas of the sciences and engineering. Designated funds from the National Academy of Sciences allow for grants of up to $5,000 for astronomy research and $2,500 for vision related research. Students use the funding to pay for travel expenses to and from a research site, or for purchase of non-standard laboratory equipment necessary to complete a specific research project.

Application deadline: 
March 15, 2020
Amount: 
$1000
Funding type: 
Grant
Key eligibility criteria: 
Any Citizenship
PhD Students
Master's Students
STEM
Funding source: 
Sigma Xi Research Honor Society
Last updated: 
October 2, 2019