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 $5,000. Partial research stipends are available for students with full-time internships.


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. Details

Research Expectations

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