An excellent association out of Tennessee is having an award for masters and doctoral level projects. The kynamatrix Research Network has been giving out awards for the past 12 years:
In 2017, they are gifting up to eight support awards of $1,000 each, provided for selected masters- and doctoral-level projects. Awards are gifted to non-profit, public 501(c)(3) universities or gifted to affiliated support foundations for distribution to the project and are unrestricted for use by advisors and students.
This year, they invite you to forward the request for proposal (RFP) link below to appropriate program coordinators and/or post to your website. Please be aware that the deadline for submission of proposals to kynamatrix is September 26, 2016.
Check out the submission application at http://www.kynamatrix.org/kRN-2017RFP.pdf