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CS Funding Opportunities

Coppinger Endowment Grants

Description: CS/NS grant that supports independent student and faculty research, internship/assistantship or student-faculty collaborative research in the fields of animal behavior, wildlife biology, comparative cognition, evolution, ecology, or environmental science. These areas are given priority, but the program is not restricted to those research areas.

Award: $3,000 maximum to be paid as reimbursement upon submission of receipts.

Purpose: Equipment, travel to research or internship sites, housing, supplies, or other direct research expenses. The endowment does not support faculty salary or conference travel, although in some cases student travel to professional conferences can be supported.

Application Deadline: March 22, 2017

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CS Research Fund

Description: Supports independent student research projects in the cognitive sciences.

Award: Around $500 to be paid as reimbursement upon submission of receipts.

Purpose: Equipment, travel to research or internship sites, housing, supplies, or other direct research expenses. In some cases student travel to professional conferences can be supported if the student is presenting research findings.

Application Deadline: Applications are accepted throughout the school year.

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Sander Thoenes Research Award

Description: Supports Division II and III projects in journalism; documentary photography, film, or video; international relations; globalization; peace-building; civil society; and human rights.

Award: $300-$1,000 to be received by check following award notification. The last $100 will be paid upon receipt of the final project report.

Purpose: Typically covers travel-related expenses, necessary materials, and sometimes equipment.

Extended Application Deadline: March 22, 2017

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Earl Ubell Science Information Award

Description: Supports exceptional student work that seeks to make science, scientific methods, and scientific findings accessible to non-scientists and popular audiences. Awards are presented to students whose projects focus on science and public health reporting; documentary photography, film, and video; and fact-based projects that address aspects of science in general.

Award: $300-$800 to be received by check following award notification. The last $100 will be paid upon receipt of the final project report.

Purpose: Travel, housing, equipment, conference attendance, book, or periodical purchases.

Extended Application Deadline: March 22, 2017

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