Applying for KAS Grants

2023 KAS Research Grant Applications will be due November 15 2022.

Applicants will be notified & the 12 month grant period begins in February 2023

Please familiarize yourself with Terms and Conditions for all KAS Grants.

Proposals are due by November 15, 11:59pm EST

Apply for a Grant

Find details about our grant categories:


Marcia Athey and Botany Funds


Special Research Program


Undergraduate Research Program

Athey Science Education & Outreach Grant


Materials you will need for your application
  • Project Abstract (250 words)
  • Project Description (1000 words)
  • Project Budget
  • At least one CV
  • Brief letter or other certification from an authorized individual that your Institution will comply with our Terms and Conditions.
  • Optional: Additional CV for team members; Letter from Institutional Review Board, for projects involving human or animal subjects;
    Other letters of support.

See a list of  KAS Research Grant past recipients

Please send inquiries to  Grants Chair Melissa Mefford