Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

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NEW TO SMU: Social Sciences & Humanities Grants Facilitation

Insight Grants Best Practices

Connection Grants Key Elements

Grant Writing Checklist 

The following internal forms are in form-fillable Adobe Acrobat pdf format:


Course Release Memo

Application for Course Release - Deadline April 8, 2016

Internal Grant New Faculty

Application and Guidelines for an Internal Grant for New Faculty - Deadline October 15

Sample Internal New Faculty Grant
To show the detail the FGSR Research Committee is expecting.


Application and Guidelines for an Internal Grant for Established Faculty – Deadline February 15

Grantee's Progress Report
Required to reapply for Internal Grants or to extend the granting period of Internal Grants. This form may be emailed to the Research Grants Officer.

International Conference Participation Travel Fund
Application and guidelines - Deadlines October 15 and March 15