Funding for Students


All applications due by 5 p.m. ET

2021-2022 Mini-Grant Application Deadlines

Spring 2022: Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Summer 2022: Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Fall 2022: Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Irving Institute Student Mini-Grants

The Irving Institute offers mini-grants up to $1,000 for enrolled undergraduate and graduate students who are advancing the Institute's mission of transforming humankind's understanding of energy issues, and driving the creation of ideas, technologies, and policies that improve the availability and efficient use of energy for all people.  The purposes of the program are to: 

  • Support student initiative in energy and society
  • Foster learning through experience
  • Inspire creativity, and 
  • Directly involve students in accelerating transitions toward socially and environmentally sustainable energy futures