College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science

ESC Student Opportunities

Travel Grants

Student Travel  grants are to assist with the costs of travel either to 1) national & international scientific meetings to present research or 2) to a short course to learn new skills not available here at Michigan Tech. Funding is limited and awards will be made competitively based on merit and need. Application deadlines- Fall: Last Friday of September. Application deadlines- Spring: First Friday of April. For details:

Graduate Research Grants

Research grants for graduate students are intended to supplement existing resources, allowing graduate students to perform research they would not be able to attempt due to funding limitations.

  • Application deadlines fall semester: First Friday of December
  • Application deadlines spring semester: Last Friday of March
  • Research Grant
  • Progress Report

Undergraduate Research Grants

Undergraduate research grants allow students to perform independent research projects under the guidance of faculty or research staff mentors. Allowable costs include lab supplies, sample analysis fees, field equipment, and travel to research sites.