Internal Funding

*The applications deadlines for these FY22 awards have passed. 

  • Shaking

    Research, Scholarship and Creative Inquiry Momentum Fund

    The Research, Scholarship and Creative Inquiry Momentum Fund mechanism will return a portion of indirect funds obtained via external award mechanisms back to the researcher following the closure of an extramural award. 

  • Trae Dunn

    Interdisciplinary Initiatives Seed Grants Program

    The Interdisciplinary Initiatives Seed Grants Program supports interdisciplinary research teams among Kennesaw State University (KSU)’s researchers in all areas of research, scholarship and creative activity.

  • Summer Fellows

    Summer Research Fellows Program*

    The purpose of the program, which is a full year commitment, is to provide a select group of faculty with additional information, resources and support to develop a competitive external grant proposal.

  • Jonathan McMurry

    Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) Program*

    This program is designed to facilitate long-term research involving large teams of faculty/staff members and students. 

  • Post Doctoral Research Associate Support

    Postdoctoral Researcher Support*

    The aim of this funding is to support research projects that should lead to external funding, while helping to develop postdoc researchers through outstanding mentoring.

  • Index

    Index Fund Policy

    Request funds to begin preliminary operation and purchases for research, upon acceptable notification of an award, thereby allowing preliminary spending to begin before receipt of the awarded funds.

  • Graduate Research Assistantships

    Graduate Research Assistantships

    The Office of Research no longer supports graduate research assistantships (GRAs). All GRA applications should be made via the Graduate Assistantships Program which is managed by The Graduate College.