Students submitting project and travel awards should review these important details, review resources provided, and submit an application for review. Travel applications can be submitted at any time two months prior to the date of travel. Applicants must provide proof of presentation acceptance at he time the application is submitted.
Project and Travel Awards
The OUR provides support for undergraduate scholarly activities across all disciplines at the University. These awards are intended to foster research partnerships between faculty and UWF’s most promising undergraduate students.
Applicants must be currently enrolled undergraduate students. Applicants are encouraged from all disciplines at UWF.
For Project Awards, the maximum funding amount is $650 for individuals or $1000 for a group (2+). Project Awards will also include an additional $100 stipend for the faculty mentor.
For Travel Awards, the maximum funding amount is $650 for individuals. For groups of 2+ students presenting at the same conference, please contact the OUR to submit your travel request.
For Project Awards, OUR will accept applications twice during the Fall semester and once during the Spring semester. Announcements will be made at the beginning of each semester regarding submission deadlines.
Travel Award applications can be submitted at any time at least two months prior to the date of travel.
OUR Funding Opportunities
All funds for student Project and Travel Awards have been allocated for the 2014-2015 fiscal year. Therefore, proposals can no longer be accepted for this academic year.
A new call for proposals is anticipated in August.