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Summer Research Grants

Leadership studies majors who wish to spend a summer working intensively in close collaboration with a Jepson faculty member are eligible to receive a research stipend of $4,000 if living off campus or $4,500 if living on campus. Partial research stipends are available for students with full-time internships.

Eligibility

Leadership studies majors who have designated Jepson as their home school and who are able to spend 10 weeks over the summer on the scholarly project are eligibile. Students who wish to conduct research in addition to a full-time internship may be eligibile for a partial research stipend. Normally students who receive support will be rising juniors or seniors.

Application Process

Interested students should secure a Jepson School faculty member who will serve as their mentor, as well as complete an online application through SpiderConnect. Details

Research Expectations

Students who receive support will be expected to write a paper and present the results of their scholarship.

Questions?

Application Details

For more information about the application process or research expectations:

Dr. Kerstin Soderlund
Associate Dean for Student & External Affairs
Email: ksoderlu@richmond.edu
Phone: (804) 287-6082