Apply for a Scholarship

To apply for a Research Scholarship:

Applicant Must
  • Be a current member of AAUS (student or full member). Please review the difference in a member and AAUS scientific diver described in the FAQs here .   Perspective applicants can join at www.aaus.org/join .
  • Be accepted and enrolled in a Master's program (for the Master's Program award) or a Ph.D. program (for the Ph.D. program award).
  • Submit online application form below.
  • Submit a proposal of 3 to 5 pages describing the research methods, significance of the research, and a budget (if part of a larger budget, specify how AAUS funds will be spent).  Must be uploaded through submission form below..  There is no standard formatting required.
  • A letter of support from a faculty advisor must be submitted electronically (aausscholarships@gmail.com ).
  • Agree to write an article for the E-Slate, a news publication of AAUS, describing the proposed research within one year of scholarship award.
  • Present the results of their research at an AAUS symposium or other scientific meeting within one year of the projects completion.

 

Proposal deadline - June 30

Recipient announced October 1

To apply for the Flanagan Travel Award
You may apply for this award in addition to the research award or independently.

Applicant must:

  • Be a current member of AAUS (student or full member). Perspective applicants can join at www.aaus.org/join .
  • Be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student.
  • Complete the form below and upload a proposal letter describing the professional benefits to be derived from attending an AAUS meeting and a budget for travel expenses requested from AAUS.
  • A letter of support from a faculty advisor must be submitted electronically (aausscholarships@gmail.com ).

 

 

Proposal deadline - June 30

Recipient announced August 1

Scholarship Application Form

You must be an AAUS member and logged in to submit a scholarship application. Click here to Login.  If you are not an AAUS member, please go to www.aaus.org/Join to join as a student member.  AAUS student dues are $25 annually. Once you are a member, please return, login and submit a scholarship application.

To apply, complete the form below and upload your 3-5 page proposal (see above for details). Once submitted, a letter of support from a faculty advisor must be submitted electronically (aausscholarships@gmail.com ).  All items must be received by June 30th to be eligible for review.

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