Funding your Project

UW-L offers a variety of ways for students to fund their research and creative projects.  In fact, 21% of UW-L seniors have worked on a research project with a faculty member.  There are also funding opportunities available through various organizations nationwide.  Please see the funding opportunity chart's below by clicking on the corresponding tabs.

Internal opportunitiesexternal opportunitiespostgraduate opportunitiespostgraduate opportunities

 Internal Grants

Grants available to UW-L students only


Grant/Scholarship  Available to International Grants
  All UW-L Students Minority/ 1st Gen. college Students Specific Major or College All Grade Levels Fund arts and creative projects  
Undergraduate Research and Creativity Committee Grants X X   X X X
Scholars without borders (contact for details) Domestic and international student co-author URCC grant          
SAH Dean’s Distinguished Fellows   X SAH X    
McNair Scholars *See qualifications X   Sophomores and Juniors preferred   X
CORE   X BIO and MATH students Sophomores and Juniors preferred    
WiscAMP   X STEM Majors only Freshman    


Need Help Writing a Grant?

The Undergraduate Research & Creativity Program offers a Grant Writing Workshop every semester!  The workshop covers the how-to's of grant writing and is led by a faculty member who can answer your questions.  Miss the Grant Writing Workshop this semester?  Click here for the Power Point that was presented.


Please click here for a quick look at scholarships available in your program.