Toprani Undergraduate Research Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the Toprani Undergraduate Research Award. Subodh K. Toprani (BS ’77, MS’82) and Shraddha Toprani have provided a generous donation to Illinois Tech. The purpose of the Toprani Undergraduate Research Award is to provide financial assistance to international undergraduate students for summer semester research projects. The award will provide funding to one or more undergraduate student(s) in the amount of $5,500 for the summer.

Student Eligibility:

Illinois Tech international undergraduate students. The student must be nominated by an Illinois Tech faculty member.

Preference will be given to students whose home country is India.

Please see the website for eligibility and the application process.

Applications and letter of recommendations must be completed by 5 p.m., March 29th, 2021.

Please send all applications to Nicole Lanute,

Questions can be addressed to Assistant Vice Provost for Research, Domenica Pappas,