Other Funding Opportunities

Graduate Research & Creative Opportunities Grant (GRCO)

Who: Graduate students interested in pursuing personal research
Funding Amount: $1,000
Duration: One year
No. Available: 12
Apply Through: The Office of Research

Graduate Research and Creative Opportunity (GRCO) grants provide a $1,000 grant to support original research, scholarship, or creative work by USU graduate students with the guidance of a faculty member. Proposals include requests for funds to cover the costs of equipment, supplies, and project-related travel.

Once awarded, students have one year to complete their research and submit a report on the research conducted.


Supplemental Language Tuition

Who: Graduate students taking world language classes as part of their approved Program of Study
Funding Amount: Language Course Tuition
Duration: One semester (renewable)
No. Available: N/A
Apply Through: The School of Graduate Studies

The School of Graduate Studies offers tuition support for students taking world language classes as part of their approved Program of Study. Language courses on an approved Program of Study indicate the supervisory committee has determined the language training is integral to the degree program. 


Employee Tuition Reduction Benefit

Who: USU employees, their spouses, and their dependent children 
Funding Amount: 50% of tuition
Duration: Unlimited
No. Available: N/A
Apply Through: Utah State University

Current Utah State University employees, their spouses, and their dependent children may qualify for a 50% tuition reduction in accordance with USU policy 350. Spouses and dependents of retired or deceased employees may qualify as well. 

Once awarded, students have one year to complete their research and submit a report on the research conducted.