Student Research Funding

The MSU Graduate School and the College of Human Medicine has funds available for student research and research-related travel. See below for more information and funding request procedures.

Poster Printing

  • CHM students may request funds for poster printing. Students must be the presenting author at a national, international, or regional research conference.  Submit a request for poster funding using the funding request application form linked below. 

Research Funding

  • The College of Human Medicine has received funding from the Graduate School to support CHM student research efforts and professional development.  Students who are enrolled at the MSU College of Human Medicine are eligible for this funding. 

    These funds may be used to support CHM students in the following endeavors:

    • presentation of research
    • research activities
    • virtual conference registration fee reimbursement


  • ** Students must be enrolled in courses for the semester in which the funding is being requested **

  • Please review the detailed instructions and guidance here: Funding Request Procedures   

  • Submit your request for funding using the online application form here: Funding request application form

    The deadline to submit funding requests will be in April 2023 (exact date TBA).


** NOTICE TO FINANCIAL AID OFFICE FOR MEDICAL STUDENTS – The CHM Financial Aid Office will be notified of each type of fellowship award to ensure you will not incur a loan aid reduction due receiving graduate funds.**


Questions? Please contact Angie Zell and/or Mark Trottier at