These $1000 awards are highly competitive. Applicants must meet all of the funding eligibility criteria and submit by the application deadline. The application process starts at the beginning of fall term. Questions concerning the Research Impact Award may be directed to ourci AT_TOWSON.
For items 2 through 5, write no more than 400 words. These are the most important parts of the application. Take time to compose them well with the guidance of your faculty mentor.
Your faculty mentor must submit a confidential letter of support to ourci AT_TOWSON by the published deadline date. You should ensure that your faculty mentor will submit a supporting letter on your behalf. Faculty mentors should note the information about faculty responsibilities if the application is successful.
A small group of finalists will be notified by committee in late fall. Each finalist will be asked to conduct a short in-person presentation before committee members in late November.
You must present your poster at the annual Research and Creative Inquiry Forum.
For more information and examples, see 2018-2019 Research Awards.