Review Process

  • The review process of each application is a scoring criterion based on the overall application quality, the content of answers to the questions, and submission of all the required materials and forms.
  • The majority of points are awarded for the content and quality of answers to application questions, including the impact and significance of the research and related travel, an applicant's ability to follow directions, use of proper spelling and grammar, and the perceived time and effort put into the application.
  • Due to the competitive nature of these grants, it is important to our committee that this application is filled out in a thorough and attentive manner. This will ensure that grant money is awarded to the worthiest candidates.