About the Scholarship
The Todd Francis Creative Research Grants were initiated in 1991 as a memorial to Todd Francis's passion in science, language, and the humanities. Over 80 projects have been funded, involving over 200 students and 27 faculty members.
Applying for the Award
Application Open: September 30, 2020–October 27, 2020
Award Amount: Scholarships typically range from $200–$500
Selection Process: Support will be provided for projects that stimulate creativity, and involve actions that benefit society. Students are encouraged to think about a topic, do preliminary research, and develop a budget (maximum is negotiable, and typically in the range of $200–$500). Once submitted the proposal will be discussed with the student's faculty advisor, who will make any necessary adjustments or suggestions and then be sent on to the selection committee.