Undergraduate Research Minigrant Program

Each year ten minigrants are awarded to undergraduate students that apply for the grant. The award period will be for one semester: Summer 2021, Fall 2021, or Spring 2022.

Minigrant Specifications

Includes College of Science stipend of $750 plus department-matched funds of $250 for a total of $1000.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Sophomores, juniors, or seniors with a declared major in the College of Science.
  • Faculty research mentor at Utah State University (letter of support required).
  • Preference will be given to applicants who are pursuing their first research experience.


Contact Dr. Adele Cutler at adele.cutler@usu.edu.


The 2022 minigrant application process will be announced in early 2022.


To be announced