With support from UNF’s Transformational Learning Opportunities (TLO) program, the Graduate School offers a limited number of Research Grants each semester. The research grant is open to graduate students who are pursuing experiences that are potentially transformative, both for advancing their scholarship, creativity and for expanding their future career opportunities.The goal of the program is to support and recognize research and creative endeavor as essential university functions. The program worth research grant of $750 in one of two categories: (1) Funding for research, creative activities, or training/clinical experience, (2) Funding for disseminating the results of research.
The University of North Florida (UNF) is a public university in Jacksonville, Florida. A member institution of the State University System of Florida, the university is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters and doctorate degrees to its students.UNF opened in 1972, with Thomas G. Carpenter serving as its first president.
To qualify for a grant, applicants must meet all of the following requirements when they apply, which must also be maintained during the semester in which the grant funds are disbursed:
- Completion of at least 9 credit hours in their program of study.
- Good Academic Standing, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
- Enrollment in at least one (1) credit hour (audited coursework will not count towards this requirement)
How to Apply:
To be considered for this award, the applicant may download application form go through the given link: http://www.unf.edu/uploadedFiles/aa/graduateschool/Prospective_Students/funding_resources/Graduate%20Research%20Grant%20Program%20Application.pdf
Effective Spring 2017, students may apply for the grant in one of two categories.
- Funding for research, creative activities, or training/clinical experience. Examples of appropriate expenditures include travel for research; expenses for an unpaid internship; and purchase of supplies, equipment, or data sets considered important for scholarly or creative work.
- Funding for disseminating the results of research. Examples of appropriate expenditures include article processing fees or subventions; and registration and travel for presenting a paper or poster at a professional conference.
For additional information about the Graduate Research Grant program, you may visit this given link http://www.unf.edu/uploadedFiles/aa/graduateschool/Prospective_Students/funding_resources/Graduate%20Grant%20Program%20Info(1).pdf
The applicants use the digital form, including entry of digital signatures and submission via email to graduateschool-at-unf.edu.
Financial Aid and Award Money:
The Graduate School is now offering the graduate research grant of $750 in one of two categories.
- Funding for research, creative activities, or training/clinical experience
- Funding for disseminating the results of research.
Deadline to submit an application for spring 2017 activities is March 31st, 2017 and “summer 2017 activities” is June 2nd, 2017.
Link for More Information:
If you have any question, contact the Graduate School at (904) 620-1360 or graduateschool-at-unf.edu.