Undergraduate Research Application Information

Apply for undergraduate research grants in the time period in which the proposed project activity will occur.

*For projects that will run from the fall through the spring, apply by the deadline indicated for fall projects.

For activities occurring between:

  • September 16 and December 31, use the Fall application
  • January 1 and May 31, use the Spring application
  • June 1 and September 15, use the Summer application

Deadline Dates for 2020-2021

Fall applications due– September 18, 2020

Spring applications due – February 5, 2021

Summer applications (if funds are available) due – March 19, 2021

Fall applications due –For supplies (not travel, if funds are available)  – May 6, 2021


The 2020-2021 grant application has been updated to include all information required within the form. The form may be completed electronically and sent to Dr. Elizabeth Lewis, elewis@umw.edu with the “Undergraduate Grant Application,” and copying Ms. Rosemarie Staggs rstaggs@umw.edu.

We are unable to fund overnight travel during the 2020-2021 academic year, including travel for conferences or international research. For requests for supplies, day-only research travel, or remote conference fees, please fill out the application below

Application Guidelines

Required Reports