Funds will not be allocated if students receive class credit for travel or field work expenses. Clothes, backpacks and other miscellaneous items unrelated to research do not constitute as equipment for research.
ELIGIBILITY: • Applicants must have an approved thesis or research project confirmed by their MA advisor/professor• Awards are for all MA students enrolled in a program at Hunter College conducting research that advances their academic abilities and careers.• Regardless of citizenship or immigration status, ALL Hunter students paying student activity fees have equal access to this award. • 3.0 GPA or higher • Students from an underrepresented background are strongly encouraged to apply
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:• Fill out application form below• Budget Form (signed, scanned, upload as PDF)• Letter of Recommendation from faculty advisor • Research Proposal 1000 words maximum. If maximum word limit is exceeded applicants will not be considered.• Curriculum Vitae
This is a competitive application process and funding is limited to 5 awardees in the fall and 5 awardees in the spring semester. Awarded students will receive up to $750 dollars each for research expenses.