Watson Institute at Brown University
Public Policy

Senior Thesis & Capstone Funding Opportunity

November 5, 2019

The Undergraduate Policy Concentration of the Watson Institute and the Taubman Center for American Politics and Policy are pleased to announce a new call for proposals for student research and travel grants. These grants are open to support Public Policy Concentrators working on Senior Theses and research-based Capstone Projects (not reflection papers).

Awards can be used to support travel, supplies, fees, data collection, and other related costs associated with writing Senior Theses or Capstone Projects, and that are eligible for University reimbursement. The maximum grant amount is $500. Awards will be made twice a year.

Applications for the first round of grants for the 2019/2020 academic year are due by midnight Sunday, November 17th, 2019. Awards will be announced Monday, December 2, 2019. 

Grant Applications can be found here.

They should be submitted electronically to Anthony_Levitas@brown.edu and cc'd to Melissa_Nicholaus@brown.edu.