Funding Opportunities

Full Time Summer Research Opportunities

There are numerous opportunities for undergraduate students to be involved in full-time, paid research and creative scholarship over the summer at Cal Lutheran.

Full-Time Summer Research


Click here to apply for a Supplies Grant

Grants of up to $250 to assist undergraduate students in carrying out their novel research and creative activities during the academic year.

Details about the Small Supplies Grants


Click here to apply for a Travel Grant

Partial support for undergraduate students to present at professional conferences/meetings.

Details about the Undergraduate Professional Presentation Travel (UPPT) Grants

Undergraduates who are attending (but not presenting) at a conference can apply for funding through Student Life. Student Life Conference Funding.

Religion Majors

Undergraduate students who have declared a major or minor in the Religion Department can apply for a Foster Family Foundation grant of up to $500 to support research activities.

Foster Family Foundation Grant

Social Sciences

The Culver Mentor and Research Fellows program is an endowed program that supports undergraduate research and creative scholarship in the disciplines of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Division.  Specifically, these grants support projects in Communication, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Political Science, and Sociology. The application should be written and sent by the faculty on the project. Each faculty who is selected invites 2-5 outstanding students to work with them as Culver Research Fellows.

Culver Behavioral Science Fellowship