Student Research Grant

Northwest Scientific Association

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Grant amount: Up to US $1,500

Anticipated deadline: Feb 16, 2021 11:59pm PST

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student Graduate Student

Funding uses: Research

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Canada, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon Show all

Location of residency: Canada, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon Show all

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About this funder:



The Northwest Scientific Association (NWSA) annually awards grants of up to $750 for undergraduate (BA/BS) and up to $1,500 for graduate (MA/MS or PhD) proposals to support student research in the pure and applied sciences. In addition, the NWSA will waive page charges if you choose to publish your research in Northwest Science within four years of accepting this grant. 

Grant monies may only be used to support research travel, lab analysis, materials, and supplies for student research.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  •  Northwest Science. Graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to apply.
  • Funding will only be considered for projects conducted in northwestern North America;
    • this includes Canada and the United States.
  • Funding must be spent within one year of receiving the award from NWSA at which time the recipient is required to provide a brief completion report highlighting research accomplishments and documentation of financial expenditures to the NWSA Student Grants Committee. 
  • Grant recipients must agree to present the results of their research at a future Northwest Scientific Association annual meeting.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. Applicants must be either student or regular members of the NWSA for the year 2020 at the time of application.


  • Preference will be given to qualified proposals from individuals who have not already received a student grant from NWSA.


  •  Proposals requesting salary support or travel to meetings, or publication charges, will not be considered.