L.S. and Aline W. Skaggs Research Funding

L.S. AND ALINE W. SKAGGS Research Endowment will review and fund selected research/project applications from current SUU undergraduate students majoring in a discipline within the College of Sciences that meet the following criteria:

  1. The project must make an original intellectual or creative contribution to a discipline within the SUU College of Science.
  2. Students must demonstrate at least partial ownership of the project.
    NOTE: L.S. AND ALINE W. SKAGGS will not provide funding for students to simply work on a project assigned by a faculty member.
  3. The student must engage with the academic history of the discipline in which they are working.
  4. The project must be presentable in the format accepted by professionals within the discipline in which the student is working.


Determined by committee.   

[NOTE: At this time no stipends or travel to present research findings are being funded through this Endowment. This Endowment is to fund the research (materials, supplies, travel to collect data, etc.).] 


All SUU current undergraduate students majoring in a discipline within the College of Sciences.


Application Rounds Submission Deadlines Research Dates
Round One Last day of March March 1 - December 31, of next academic year
Round Two Last day of October January 1 - June 30, of next academic year

Application Process and Criteria

Download Application

Applications should be submitted electronically as a word document to cos_research@suu.edu

NOTE: E-mailed files must include the last name of the student applicant in the name and subject line of the email (e.g. L.S. AND ALINE W. SKAGGS  app Smith_J).

Report on Research

Part of being funded for your research requires a final report be submitted at the end of the academic year in which research was conducted/funded. This template can assist you in meeting this requirement.

Skaggs Research report template