Applications & Deadlines

Overview

The Inquiry Funding Office offers a range of grants available to UCSF Medical Students. Each grant type will have a unique preparation timeline and application deadline. Late submissions will not be accepted. If you have any questions, please contact Inquiry

Additional opportunities not dispersed by the Inquiry Funding Office are also available. Please visit Find Funding for more information.

Types of Funds

Dissemination and Travel Awards
Quarterly Grants
Summer Explore Grants
  • Including Summer Explore Grant, and Summer Curriculum Ambassador Program.
  • Applications accepted once each academic year in the Spring Quarter.
  • Refer to the Summer Explore Quickguide for more information.
  • Please refer to the Calendar below for application dates. Application Links are posted closer to the application opening time.
  • Funding notifications will be sent approximately one month after the application closes.
  • Visit Find Funding for more opportunities.  
Yearlong Research Grants
Grant Types Available Deadlines (by 12pm) Information

Quarterly Grants for Fall (10, 11, 12) work

July 15th
Application Opens June 15th
FIND FUNDING

Quarterly Grants for Winter (1, 2, 3) work

November 15th
Application Opens October 15th
FIND FUNDING

Quarterly Grants for Spring (4, 5, 6) work

January 15th
Application Opens December 15th
FIND FUNDING

Summer Explore Grants

February 25th
Application Opens January 25th

SUMMER EXPLORE QUICK GUIDE

Yearlong Research Grants

March 28th
Application Opens March 1st

YEARLONG QUICK GUIDE

Quarterly Grants for Summer (7, 8, 9) work

April 15th
Application Opens March 15th

FIND FUNDING