CALS Graduate Student Small Grant Program

SMALL GRANT PROGRAM

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences contributes financial support for graduate students to develop a novel research project, conduct an exploratory project, or develop an entrepreneurial idea.

ELIGIBILITY

Recipients must be enrolled in a graduate program at the time of the award, and be in CALS.

The project must be completed within 1 year.

Maximum amount of award is $2,500 per student (one time award).

PROCESS

Applications are due October 1 and April 1, using the CALS Graduate Student Small Grant Application form.

Submit the application to: calsgradprog@iastate.edu

Applications are reviewed and approved by the CALS Graduate Education Advisory Committee.

A report must be submitted within 2 months of the end of the project to the CALS Graduate Education Advisory Committee.

Reports are due December 1 for funds awarded in October and June 1 for funds awarded in April.