Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science & Engineering

L.S. and Aline W. Skaggs Research Funding

L.S. AND ALINE W. SKAGGS Research Endowment will fund selected projects 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 and Engineering.
  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 Science and Engineering.


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

Application Process and Criteria

Download Application for Round One
Download Application for Round Two

Applications should be submitted electronically as a word document to

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 of Research

Research report template