Consortium Research Awards

The Consortium provides funding for intramural projects related to the societal implications of problems in health, environment, and the life sciences. Grants will be awarded in the spring 2017 to UMN graduate and professional students for work during the summer 2017 and academic year 2017-18. Student organizations may apply for these grants. A total of $35,000 is available with a maximum individual award of $7,000. Awards can include a stipend for research and writing and funds for research supplies, or funding for a program or colloquia.

Grant Process Timeline
• RFP announced November 7, 2016
• Proposals due February 13, 2017
• Awards announced March 31, 2017 [PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A REVISED DATE; PREVIOUSLY IT WAS MARCH 22]
• Funds released July 1, 2017

For Assistance
Examples of successful previous proposals are included via the links below under Previous Awards. Email boyle032@umn.edu with specific questions.

Previous Awards