Women in Science Giving Circle Faculty Research Awards

Eligibility requirements and information for Faculty Women in Science giving Circle (WISGC) Awards

Definition of Eligibility
  • Applicant eligibility will be limited to women, and will include any faculty who are in or beyond their third year at WSU.
General Requirements for Applicants Requesting WISGC Funding
  • Requests for funding must be need-based, and applications must convincingly demonstrate how the research project/scholarship meets the stated goals of the WISGC.
  • Applicants must clearly articulate how their work fits within the scope of a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM)-related discipline.  Ideally, candidates for WISGC awards will be engaged in scholarship that naturally has a fundamental dependence upon scientific research for success in one’s discipline.
  • Application materials must document how a WISGC award will make a difference that impacts career advancement for the applicant, increases the impact of the applicant’s research, and/or accelerates research productivity toward achieving publications, grant funding, promotion, or advancement into an administrative position.

Deadline:   Finished applications are due March 9th by 5 pm.  
If you have any questions or need more information contact:
Adrian Corbett, Ph.D.
(937) 775-2058