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Research Grant Competition


Grant writing can be a very time consuming and intensive process that may take several submissions before funding is approved. The purpose of this competition is to give our members the opportunity to begin learning the grant writing process, gain experience, and receive grants to support their research.

Research Grant Applications

Students are required to submit a TTUAB Research Grant Proposal and a letter of recommendation from their faculty advisor. Only complete applications that adhere to the guidelines stated below will be evaluated for funding. As per By-Law V, sec. 2 only Full TTUAB members qualify for research grant awards. This includes completion of service hours, TTABSS participation and payment of dues. Applications and recommendation letters will be submitted to Howard Huynh (howard.huynh@ttu.edu) for the 2017 Research Grant Competition by: April 9th, 2017.


This year TTUAB will award 10 grants in the amount of $700 each. There are no award categories this year.


Judging form

Grants-in-Aid Competition Awardees

2016 Awardees:

Daniela Arenas-Viveros, Erik Lindberg, Amie Sommers, Amanda Starr, John Stuhler, Macy Madden, Ezinne Osuji, Meijun Dong, Cristina Rios-Blanco, and Xiulin Gao

2015 Awardees:

Christopher Dunn, Elizabeth Farley-Dawson, Marina Fisher-Phelps, Lucas Heintzman, Laramie Lindsey, Sarah Mangum, Christine Prater, Rakib Rashel, Shalika Silva, and Kevin Sullivan.

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