Get Involved in Research Today!

Here at VSU, you can pursue research, scholarly endeavors, enhance leadership skills, connect with faculty mentors, and much more. Our portfolio includes a wide range of exciting research activities across academic disciplines for undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty, and staff.

Student Research Opportunities

  • Graduate Assistantships – Check out graduate assistantships that offer valuable research experience and significantly reduced tuition fees!
  • Graduate Research Symposium – Learn about the high quality of our students' research and/or scholarship which has placed them on an elite list of graduate students nominated by faculty in their graduate programs to present posters or Three Minute Thesis (3MT™).
  • Undergraduate Research – Find out how VSU undergraduate research aids in promoting stronger relationships with mentors and a greater adjustment into the culture of the discipline.

Seek Funding for Travel to Present your research

Graduate Student Application for Travel Funds (Now Open for FY22!)

Application and Instructions (PDF) First- Students must print, complete, sign, and attach supporting documentation. Originals must next be routed through faculty mentors and department heads for their signatures and then sent to the Graduate School.

STOP!  Do not use the forms below unless awarded travel funds!

SGA Funding for Graduate Student Travel to Present Research or Other educational or Professional Development

Visit the SGA website for more information. 

Additional Research Resources