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Internal Funding

Texas State University offers the following internal funding opportunities:

Research Enhancement Program
  • Contact: Michael Blanda, Assistant Vice President for Research and Sponsored Programs,, 512-245-2314
  • Texas State's Research Enhancement Program is an internally funded grant competition intended to encourage and provide support for faculty research and other creative activities. All full-time Texas State faculty members, tenured or tenure-track, are eligible to apply. Individuals are eligible to apply for a maximum of $8000; two or more eligible faculty, for a maximum of $16,000.


TXST Division of Research is reconfiguring internal funding opportunities to align with the Run to R1 initiative.


Merrick Awards
  • Contact: Provost and Associate Provost’s office. 512-245-2184
  • Guidelines for this program are currently being revised. Please e-mail the Chair for information.