Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research

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 Deadline: 

Annually: March 15 & October 15
   

Start Date: 

Academic Year
   

Duration: 

Academic Year
   

Location: 

Home School
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Scholarships
   

Description: 

The Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research program has been providing undergraduate and graduate students with valuable educational experiences for more than 80 years. By encouraging close working relationships between students and faculty, the program promotes scientific excellence and achievement through hands-on learning.
Research Awards are made to support scientific investigation in any field. Awards are made payable to the individual recipients. No part of an award may be used for the payment of indirect costs to the recipient's institution. All funds must be expended directly in support of the proposed investigation.
   

Benefits: 

Up to a $1,000 Grant in sciences and engineering; up to $5,000 for astronomy research and $2,500 for vision related research.

   

Major(s): 

Not Specified

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other:
 

Contact: 

Dr. Sue Ann Miller
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
99 Alexander Drive, P.O. Box 13975
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Phone: (800) 243-6534     Fax: (919) 549-5286
Email: giar@sigmaxi.org

 

Program Website: 

http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml
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