The Dean’s Award for Summer Research was created to encourage advanced Gallatin undergraduates to pursue an original research or creative project related to their concentration.
The Dean’s Award for Summer Research provides a stipend of $2500 to support projects carried out over the summer months. Applicants must be rising or current juniors with at least one semester remaining at NYU at the time of application. In accepting a grant, the student agrees to the following:
Attend mandatory orientation meetings in the spring and fall semesters
Maintain and contribute four or more blog posts over the course of their project
Write a scholarly paper on their research to be submitted in September
Present their research at a Gallatin student conference during the upcoming fall semester
Deadline for Proposals
March 1st, 2016
All Gallatin undergraduates entering or in their junior year (and who have at least one semester remaining at Gallatin) at the time of application are eligible. In credit terms, eligible students have earned a minimum of 48 credits and will graduate no sooner than January 2017.
Up to $2,500
To begin no sooner than May 2016. Grants are intended to support research conducted during the summer months and should end before September. Students are required to submit a report detailing the results of their research and how this financial support assisted the project’s development by September 1st, 2016.
If you have questions please email Rae Georges in the Gallatin Office of Academic and Student Affairs at Rae.firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include Dean’s Award for Summer Research in the subject line.