Funding & Grants

Resources for Writing Successful Funding Applications

Presenting an effective funding application or proposal can be a challenge. The Science Student Council has written and compiled the following resources to provide help with the process.

APA Awards

The APA Science Directorate assists psychology graduate students each year through its awards program. The Directorate offers three awards:

APF Graduate Student Scholarships

In addition to its own awards program, the Science Directorate administers the APF Graduate Student Scholarships, sponsored by the American Psychological Foundation (APF) in cooperation with the Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology (COGDOP). Awards range from $1,000 to $5,000. APF also supports a number of programs aimed at helping graduate students further their education in psychology.

Government Grants

Grants from APA Divisions

Academic Societies

Other Funding Sources