Funding Opportunities

Info about Available Grants

At present, the GPSC offers three kinds of grants to graduate and professional students at the University of Arkansas. In most cases, students must be represented on the GPSC by a DSO before grant money can be dispersed.

Travel/Conference Grants

These offer up to $500 for expenses related to traveling and presenting research at academic conferences. This can include registration fees, airfare, hotel costs, and more.

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Research Grants

These offer up to $1500 to support original graduate student research.

Applications will be reviewed via a tiered system once per semester.

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Professional Development Grants (PIGS Awards)

These offer up to $500 to support student endeavors related to professional development, but not associated with research presentations (such as participation in workshops or internships, funding speaker fees or other costs of organizing events).

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