Student Research Programs


 

Undergraduate Programs

Please see the Supported Programs Brochure for a complete listing of all grants and deadlines.

Undergraduate Research and Travel Grants

Support for student research and conference participation in conjunction with a faculty member is supported by these grants. Students may apply twice a year.  Maximum awards are $600 per student per semester/summer and $1,200 per student, per year.  Funded by the Student Association and the Geneseo Foundation.

Application Deadlines: 4:00 pm: September 12 (Fall ’14); November 7 (early Spring ’15); January 30 (Spring ’15); April 24 (Summer ’15)

Student Research Assistantship: Dean Johnston and Geneseo Foundation

Provides faculty members with paid research assistance for their scholarly projects. Students work with individual professors for ten weeks during the academic year. Students receive a stipend of $1000. Funded through the Geneseo Foundation by an endowment established by CPAC, Inc and unrestricted donations.

Application deadlines: October 24, 2014 for Spring 2015 Semester assistantships, March 6, 2015 for Fall 2015 Semester Assistantships.

Undergraduate Summer Fellowships

The Geneseo Foundation, in cooperation with the Research Council, sponsors a total of five undergraduate research fellowships of $3,000 each for the Summer. The Research Foundation for SUNY Provides funds for up to two STEM Undergraduate Research Fellowships of $3,500 each.

Application deadline:  March 6, 2015

Dr. Wendell and Barbara Rhodes Research Award

Supports research or field study.  All applications to the Geneseo Foundation Undergraduate Summer Fellowships and Geneseo Foundation Student Research Assistantships programs (March67th deadlines) will be considered for the prestigious Rhodes Award, which will provide supplemental funds of $600 (available after July 1, 2015). Preference will be given to scholarly research combining a natural science and a social science such as biology/sociology or geology/anthropology.  Funds may be used for any research-related expenses including student stipends.  Funds must be used by June 30, 2016.  Funded through the Geneseo Foundation by en endowment established by Dr. Wendell and Barbara Rhodes.

 


Graduate Student Programs

Graduate Student Research and Travel Grants

Support graduate student research, scholarly, or creative activities, and conference participation in conjunction with a faculty member. This program is open to full- and part-time graduate students currently enrolled in one of Geneseo's graduate programs. Students may apply twice a year.  Maximum awards are $600 per semester/summer. Funded by the College.

Application Deadlines: 4:00 pm: September 12 (Fall ’14); November 7 (early Spring ’15); January 30 (Spring ’15); April 24 (Summer ’15)