Apply for a Grant

Application Schedule

Applications open:  January 27th through February 14, 2020

Decisions announced: March 4th, 2020


Program Grants

The Women in STEM Student Council (WiSSC) will administer a grant program that will support initiatives related to the Council’s mission of fostering the entry, retention, and success of women in STEM fields. Such initiatives and events include, but are not necessarily limited to activities, academic seminars, conferences, meetings with industry representatives, etc. WiSSC will fund up to $500 to cover expenses for programming by a University of Arizona student organization.



Applications are now closed for the spring 2020 cycle.

Travel Grants

The Women in STEM Student Council (WiSSC) will administer a grant program to cover funds for student travel for academic or professional development. The grant will cover reimbursable travel expenses up to $500 for individual University of Arizona students. Awards can cover airfare, hotel/lodging, local transportation, and event registration fees.



Applications are now closed for the Spring 2020 cycle.



Questions regarding funding and grant applications can be sent to:

Note: WiSSC invites individuals of all gender identities to apply for these grants.  All personal information, such as names and gender-identifying factors, are removed before applications are reviewed.