Undergraduate Research Minigrant Program

Each year, ten undergraduate College of Science majors are selected to receive minigrants. The award period will be for one semester: Summer, Fall or Spring.

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 Science@usu.edu


The 2024 minigrant application is available from February 1 through April 1, 2024.


Applications must be submitted by Monday, April 1, 2024 at 11:59 pm MT.