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Faculty-Student Research Partnership Program (FSRP)

The Faculty-Student Research Partnership Program (FSRP) at the Humanities Institute within the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Texas at Austin is an opportunity for faculty members looking for student assistance on a humanities project to partner with a student to advance your work and enhance their research skills.

We collaborate across all humanities disciplines. Collaborating with students can be a rewarding experience, and we encourage you to explore these partnerships! 

Get Involved

Are you a student eager to dive into research? Or a faculty member looking to mentor the next generation of scholars? Join the FSRP today and be part of a dynamic community committed to academic excellence. For inquiries and applications, please contact: We look forward to fostering meaningful partnerships and advancing knowledge through the FSRP!



Apply to gain research experience and professional skills development with a UT professor working in the humanities!  The deadline to submit is May 15, 2024

Student Application Period
May 3: Student applications open.
May 15: Student applications are due. Note: Student researchers must be affiliated with COLA for faculty/primary researchers outside COLA.

Selection Process:
May 15: Faculty will receive student applications.
May 30: Faculty decisions on student applications are due.
June 5: Selected students will be notified.

Funding Details:
Undergraduate students - receive a $750 scholarship each at the end of the fall semester.
Graduate students - receive a $1,500 scholarship at the end of the fall semester.

Project Commitment:
Research skill development and project expectations should average no more than 4 hours per week.

Application: Fill out the Student Application - Faculty-Student Research Program  and view FSRP | 2024 | Faculty Project List . The application process includes: the opportunity to select up to two (2) projects of interest, providing a one-paragraph statement of interest, and uploading a resume or CV.