SDUR Grant Application Information

All applications will go live on February 1, 2024.

Research Awards Deadlines:

  • Spring semester - March 22, 2024

Travel/Conference award deadline:

  • Spring semester - March 22, 2024

What is Research and Creative Inquiry?

Research and/or creative inquiry is broadly defined to include any faculty-mentored scholarly or creative project or undertaking, whether disciplinary or interdisciplinary, pure or applied, theoretical or practical.

What is a Research or Travel/Conference Award?

Research awards are available to students who are actively participating or wanting to participate in faculty-led undergraduate research or creative inquiry projects. The funds for the awards can go toward student time spent on the project or project supplies.

Travel/conference awards are available to students who are ready to present their undergraduate research or creative inquiry project. Funds can be spent on travel (hotel, airfare) or conference registration.

Who is eligible to apply?

  • Manhattan, Polytechnic, and K-State's Global Campus undergraduate students may apply.
  • Eligibility is extended to all Kansas State University undergraduate students in good academic standing.
  • First-time and previously unfunded applicants are given priority consideration; however, all eligible students are continually invited to apply.

Links to more information

More information about the Research Awards

More information about the Travel/Conference Awards

If you experience any problems or have a question about the application, you may contact the staff at Scholar Development and Undergraduate Research. Please email