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Research Funding

The URI offers funding opportunities to undergraduate students majoring or minoring in the College of Liberal Arts & Human Sciences or to undergraduate students working with faculty mentors in the College of Liberal Arts & Human Sciences for conducting research and for traveling to present or perform their work.

Please be sure to read the instructions for applying to URI Grants before submitting an application.

Instructions for Department Research Day Grants (.docx)

Instructions for Student Grants for Research Expenses (.docx)

Instructions for Student Grants for Travel for Presentations & Performances(.docx)


Applications for Spring 2015 URI grants are now open. The submission deadline is noon on February 11, 2015.

Student grants require their faculty mentors submit the following Faculty Recommendation Form as part of their grant applications.


Congratulations to our Fall 2014 Grant Recipients!

Past URI Grant Recipients


Additional Funding Opportunities:

MAOP Undergraduate Scholars


Please contact Marc Lucht ( with questions about funding from the CLAHS URI.