Funding Opportunities

We want to fund your science.

Kentucky NSF EPSCoR provides funding support for scientists, educators, and companies across the commonwealth. Discover which of our funding programs is right for you.

Which of our award programs is best for you?

Research Startup Support

Recruit new-hire, research-active faculty to your institution, or support recently hired faculty.

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Research Enhancement Grant

Seed research funding to support future proposal applications submitted to the National Science Foundation.

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Research Scholars Program

Funding for faculty-mentored research projects supporting underrepresented undergrad students in STEM fields.

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Education, Outreach, and Communication

Funding to support STEM education, outreach and communication events and activities.

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EPSCoR Internship

Funding to support internships at science or tech companies with an operating presence in Kentucky.

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Have Questions?

Have questions or need more information? Please feel free to contact us anytime at epscor@uky.edu or by phone at 859.257.0351.

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