Application for Summer Research Funding

In order to be considered for funding for a summer engaged or place-based research project, please complete the entire application.  Applications for summer 2022 are due March 11 by 9 a.m.

*** To submit your application, please fill out the webform below and upload a pdf of your proposal where directed.

Personal Information
Funding Information
Stipend Request: *
All students will receive a stipend of $687.50/week for up to 8 weeks. Students can request up to $500 in additional support for project costs outside of basic travel and cost of living (i.e. extensive research related travel, fees, etc.) A line-item budget must be submitted with your application if making this request. Please note: if the College determines that COVID-19 requires summer work to be remote, a stipend based on the rate of $13.50/hour will be awarded for up to eight weeks of work (or up to 320 hours).
Projects are expected to take place over 6-8 weeks.
Are you applying for other Amherst College Funding for summer 2021? If yes, please list other potential funding sources.
Financial Aid: *
Funding is provided through a variety of sources. Some of the funding sources your application may be matched with have criteria that require information about financial need from the Financial Aid Office.
About Your Research Project
Research Project Proposal
Please upload a pdf version of your project proposal here.
If you are requesting additional funding, please upload your one-page, line item budget.

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