Undergraduate Research and Innovation Grants Open for 2021


VCUarts has an impressive research and innovation portfolio.  Most of the options are listed here on this site, but they each have a different focus that may not be clear at first glance.  

Request for proposals for your creative idea

Eligibility: VCUarts full-time undergraduate students graduating after December 2020. VCUarts students may submit a proposal to collaborate on a project with a student from any other major attending VCU full-time as long as there is a clear connection between the project and the students’ curricular interest.

Apply By: Wednesday, November 4, 2020 (11:59PM) 

Award Amounts: Maximum funding for any one proposal is $3,000.

Previous Awards: A summary of selected proposals from the last five years can be viewed here.

Notification of Award: Tuesday, November 24

Students are encouraged to discuss and seek support of a VCUarts faculty mentor that is full-time. If awarded, the faculty will be eligible for a $500 mentor stipend in research support.

To apply, please click here

Questions: Email artsgrants@vcu.edu.