The following is a listing of funding opportunities that are available for undergraduate researchers. Click on the title of each funding opportunity for additional information.
National Science Foundation Political Science Program:
The Political Science Program supports scientific research that advances knowledge and understanding of citizenship, government, and politics. Research proposals are expected to be theoretically motivated, conceptually precise, methodologically rigorous, and empirically oriented. Substantive areas include, but are not limited to, American government and politics, comparative government and politics, international relations, political behavior, political economy, and political institutions.
Any paper written by an undergraduate student in the 2011 calendar year, submitted by either the student or a faculty member at the student's college or university, is eligible. The paper must address an issue, contemporary or historical, that demonstrates the intersection of force and diplomacy in international affairs. Although electronic submissions are preferred, hard-copy submissions will be accepted.
Papers must be emailed or postmarked no later than Monday, February 27th, 2012. Please address electronic submissions and all questions to: