Internal Opportunities

Internally, Ball State has many funding opportunities available to faculty, students, and staff. These include, but are not limited to, research, project, and travel grants and fellowships.

Ball State Internal Grants: First time grant seekers may seek an internal award before going after external funding. SPO has compiled a list of internal grants/awards available at Ball State University.

Aspire Internal Grants: Ball State University's Aspire Internal Grant Program provides funding to faculty, professional personnel, and students to support projects in the areas of research, scholarly studies, and creative endeavors. Aspire competitions are open to faculty, professional personnel, and students.

Publications and Intellectual Properties Committee (PIPC) Funding: Ball State University’s PIPC reviews requests for support for faculty-authored publications. Manuscripts must be completed for consideration.