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Fax  850.599.3727

School of Graduate Studies and Research
515 Orr Drive
Room 469 Tucker Hall
Tallahassee, FL 32307


2015 Graduate Student Travel Funds

Application Deadline for Travel Awards: October 30, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.
(Travel from October 1, 2015 through November 30, 2015)


Funds are now available for currently enrolled Florida A&M University graduate students, who are in good standing  and who are pursuing a degree program at the University, to present their research at a professional conference or meeting.  These funds may not be used to support thesis or dissertation research.  The maximum amount of these awards is $500 and contingent upon available funding.

***Travel Request Forms must be submitted 7 days prior to traveling.***
Only one request per student will be considered per academic career.

The Spring 2016 Travel Funding Request for eligible Graduate Students will be available on December 1, 2015 for travel between January 11, 2016 through March 31, 2016.

Please click on the link below to download the FAll 2015 Application for Travel Funding Request.

2015- 2016 Faculty Research Awards Program

Deadline for Submission: 5:00 p.m. on March 31, 2016

The goal of the Faculty Research Awards Program (FRAP) is to increase the number of faculty, who conduct research or engage in creative work that can provide the foundation for addressing and solving local, regional, state and national problems. 
FRAP will offer five small grants for faculty to conduct research that will lead to the submission of larger grant proposals and the production of scholarship in the respective fields of study. The maximum award is $10,000. 

Please click on the links below to download the necessary documents.

  1. 2015 – 2016 FRAP Proposal Guidelines
  2. Proposal Submissions (via FAMU Blackboard)
  3. 12 Steps to a Winning Research Proposal
  4. Faculty Research Awards Application

 2014-2015 Awardees

SUS Summer Orientation Program for Minority Graduate and Professional Students

Application Receipt Deadline:  5:00 p.m. on March 31,2016

Please click on the links below to download the necessary documents.


Florida A&M University


2015 – 2016 Delores A. Auzenne Fellowship Program

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5 p.m. on April 29, 2016

The Delores A. Auzenne Fellowship Program is designed to assist Florida A&M University (FAMU) in increasing the matriculation of minority graduate students in disciplines in which there is underrepresentation, e.g. in STEM disciplines. Under this program, FAMU graduate students may receive awards up to $5,000 ($2,500 for the fall and/or spring semester) per year. New or returning students, who are receiving other funding, such as graduate assistantships, stipends/fellowships will not be considered.  Awards will not be made to the same Delores Auzenne Fellows for more than two academic years (4 semesters; fall and spring) for master’s students and four academic years (8 semesters) for doctoral students. Eligible students may apply each year. Awards are contingent upon the availability of funds.

For CURRENT FAMU Students:  Applications must be submitted through Blackboard in the Community shell "SGSR: School of Graduate Studies and Research". Click here for how to enroll in the "SGSR" Community shell.

For NEW FAMU students:  Applications could be hand-delivered or mailed to:Graduate Studies and Research, 469 Tucker Hall, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL 32312;
NOTE: All mailed applications must be received by April 30, 2016.
Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted nor processed.


To access the application, please click on the following link