Academic Year Grant Programs

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program offers multiple undergraduate research grant opportunities during the academic year. For more information, click the links below.

Collaborative Inquiry Grants

Collaborative Inquiry Grants give students the opportunity to work on faculty-mentored research on a part time (10 hours per week) basis during spring or fall semester. Learn more here.

Sustainability Scholars Grants

For the first time in Spring 2018, Sustainability Scholars Grants give students the opportunity to work on interdisciplinary faculty-mentored research on a question pertaining to sustainability on a part time (10 hours per week) basis. Learn more here.

Mayo Innovation Scholars

The Mayo Innovation Scholars Program offers a unique opportunity for undergraduate science and business/economics students, along with a small group of graduate students, to conduct research on new product ideas and innovations developed by physicians and other professionals at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Learn more here. 

Travel Grants

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program provides funding to help students travel to carry out research, and also to present research at academic conferences. Learn more about Conference Travel Grants here. Learn more about Research Travel Grants here.