Is It a Grant?


If you answer NO to ALL of the following questions, then your application does not qualify as a grant.

  • Does the application require a budget?
  • Will an award be issued payable to SIU School of Medicine or the Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois University?
  • Is an Authorized Official or Institutional Signature required (Associate Dean for Research etc.)?
  • Will the application be subject to a competitive review process (for example, submitting an abstract)?
  • Are deliverables or reporting required from award recipients?
  • Does the funder require unspent funds to be returned?

If you answer YES to any of the above questions, please send your grant information to

If you have any questions, please contact