Vice President for Research
Fellowship Program

The VPR Graduate Fellows Program at Colorado State University was created by the Vice President for Research to support excellence in graduate research and to promote interdisciplinarity at the university by engaging the best and brightest students from graduate programs across the institution.

Fellows are eligible to receive up to $4000 in scholarship and travel support as well as opportunities to engage in monthly professional development. Our mission is provide students with the resources they need to succeed in Graduate School such as travel support, workshops, networking opportunities with thought leaders in their industries and personal resume reviews.

Three Minute Challenge Competition

The Three Minute Challenge Competition concept came from a program initiated at the University of Queensland called the Three Minute Thesis. The concept is that students are asked to consolidate their thesis ideas, major findings and significance to three minute presentation suitable for a general audience.