The GRDP is a program administered the GSA to provide monetary support for degree contingent research conducted by Virginia Tech graduate students. This funding opportunity is available to graduate students twice a year in two cycles for each Academic Year.
Our spring application cycle has now closed.. If you have any questions, please contact the GRDP Chair at gsaGRDP@gmail.com. For additional information on the application material, please visit the dedicated Google Drive folder. New this year: there is an option to provide footnotes to further communicate research to all reviewers.
- Up to $750 for selected Masters proposals
- Up to $1,000 for selected Doctoral proposals
Who Can Apply?
All full-time registered graduate students enrolled at Virginia Tech are eligible to apply. Due to the high number of applicants, a graduate student may not receive more than one GRDP award per academic year. Assistance through the GRDP is competitive and awarded based on a review process to help ensure fair decisions.
GRDP Spring 2019 Winners
If you’d like to know what a winning GRDP application looks like, here are some example applications from past winners.