Academic Research

Sigma Xi Grants in Aid of Research

Since 1922, the Sigma Xi Grants in Aid of Research (GIAR) program has provided undergraduate and graduate students with valuable educational experiences. By encouraging close working relationships between students and mentors, the program promotes scientific excellence and achievement through hands-on learning.

Award Amount: 

Sigma Xi Members: Award amounts for members range from $500 to $5,000 for graduate applicants and $500 to $2,000 for undergraduate applicants.

Non-members: Award amounts for non-members, both graduate and undergraduate, are available up to $1,000.

Where: Varies

Length: Varies

Eligibility: Graduate and undergraduate student

Applications Due: Fall cycle: October 1; Spring cycle: March 15