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Internal Scholarships and Grants

Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity (SUROP) Grant

Grant Amount: up to $3,250. Application Deadline: March of the year
Undergraduate researchers can apply for a grant of up to $1,250 to cover expenses related to research, scholarship, or creative work to be carried during summer. Additionally, funded undergraduate researchers will receive a $2,000 tuition credit in their financial aid accounts. Faculty mentors will receive a $1,000 honorarium for serving in this vital role during the summer months.

Students Engaged in Artistic and Academic Research (SEARCH) Grant

Grant Amount: up to $1,250. Application Deadline: September of the year
SEARCH provides a venue for presentation and recognition of undergraduate research efforts in all disciplines at UMKC. For more information please visit the website of UMKC SEARCH.

Jedel Scholarship

Scholarship Amount: $2,000 per semester (Maximum of $24,000)

Application Deadline: October-March of the year (Click here to apply).

Qualifications: Students majoring in Math. Preference given to students with a combination of financial need and historical academic performance at UMKC. The fund will award 3 x $4,000 scholarships per Academic Year ($2,000 per semester, for a total of $24,000)

UMKC Scholarships

Scholarship Amount: varies. Application Deadline: January-February of the year
Each year, UMKC awards more than $200 million in financial aid. There are three major categories of scholarships at UMKC – Automatic, Competitive and Academic Unit (program of study). For more information please visit the website of UMKC Financial Aid and Scholarships.