Are you currently working on research, scholarship or creative activity and looking for funding to help you take your project to the next level? Are you curious about different aspects of the research process and looking to learn more? Would you value more connection and community with fellow student researchers at USM? The Graduate Research Opportunity Program (GRO) is here to help with all of that and more.
We offer grants of up to $1,000 to students in all research disciplines. New this year, we will host workshops to help you learn more about key aspects of research like publishing, presenting, grant writing and more.
We are now accepting grant applications on a rolling basis for the 2023-2024 academic year.
Prior to applying for an award, please review all eligibility criteria and qualifications for awards. Incomplete, inaccurate or ineligible applications will not be considered.
Prior to applying for a grant award, please review all policies pertaining to eligibility and qualifications for awards. Incomplete, inaccurate or ineligible applications will not be considered. Please allow up to 6-8 weeks for the entire application review, financial approvals and purchases to be made before your research project needs.
Funding Dos and Don’ts
Funding: What you can and cannot spend GRO Grant money on.
*Please note that these lists are not exhaustive and are subject to change depending on university and GRO policies.
Check back soon for announcements about workshops and other opportunities!
GRO Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org