Internal Funding

To support and encourage research endeavors at the university, the Office of the Vice President for Research offers a variety of internal research funding opportunities for which faculty are eligible to compete. Details about our competitions, links to guidelines and application forms, and past award recipients can be found in the list below.


Visit our WSU InfoReady site to link to internal funding programs:

If you have programmatic questions, contact If you have questions about the transfer of funds for any of our programs, contact Tanisha Hodges. NOTE: Funds will not be transferred until IRB/IACUC protocol is approved when projects involve human or animal subjects.


Previous Program Recipients Lists

Arts and Humanities

Graduate Students Who Obtain External Support

Bridge Funding (Grant Leap)

Faculty Competition for Post-Doctoral Fellows

Grants Boost (Grant Advance)

Research Mentors Program