OUR Works! Federal Work Study Research Assistantships

Engage in meaningful scholarship related to your career interests all while earning a paycheck! OUR Works! will pay you to Explore Your Major!

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Research Experience and a Paycheck?

In collaboration with UWF Financial Aid and the Center for Research and Economic Opportunity, the Office of Undergraduate Research presents the OUR Works! program. Open exclusively for federal work-study eligible students; these assistantships offer up to fifteen hours of paid research experience a week. The OUR Works! program aims to introduce students to research and scholarly activities while providing an opportunity for professional development and one-on-one faculty mentorship. All federal work-study eligible students, regardless of discipline, are encouraged to apply through the OUR Woks! Qualtrics application. 

Ready to Apply? Applications for Fall 2019 are open now!


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Applications reviewed on a rolling basis


If chosen, applicants should be prepared to answer a few questions about themselves and to submit a short resume and unofficial UWF transcripts. A letter of recommendation may be submitted but is not required. 
*All federal work-study eligible students are encouraged to inquire. However, students without previous research experience are given priority.