Undergraduate Research

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Office of Undergraduate Research News

OUR Works! 2017 - STILL PENDING FALL 2017

OUR Works! is a paid research position that students who are approved for work study through financial aid can apply to. The 2017 positions are still pending release. Please check back at a later date and time for the updated and approved list of available positions. 

Project Awards - Re-open Fall 2017

OUR Project Awards will open again for the Fall 2017 semester. Individual projects will receive up to $650, and group projects will receive up to $1000 for project support. Find a mentor in your area if interest and start building your proposal today! All disciplines are considered.

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Travel Award Applications- Closed until August 2017

OUR Travel Award applications will open back up at the start of the Fall 2017 semester. Students are permitted one travel award support package per student, per professional conference each academic year. To be eligible you must be accepted to present at the conference you are applying for support towards. OUR no longer supports international travel. Students are capable of securing up to $1000 in OUR support towards their conference travel. For more information and to apply click here.

Student Opportunity Center

Through the SOC students are able to stay connected and up to date with current and upcoming opportunities directly related to their area of interest with research. OUR is updating the SOC site regularly with new and exciting paid and volunteer opportunities directly related to research for undergraduate and graduate students. If you are an organization or faculty member that would like to advertise your positions through OUR's SOC membership, or if you have any questions on how to navigate SOC you should contact OUR through email at OUR@uwf.edu. 

ZipRecruiter $3000 Scholarship Opportunity

Starting July 2017, ZipRecruiter is offering a $3000 scholarship to the college or university student with the most creative entry about their home or college town. 

The Grand Prize Winner will receive the $3000 scholarship. The best entries within each city will have their entries posted on our website, and will receive recognition as a "ZipRecruiter Scholar Finalist".

Application opens: July 1, 2017

Application Deadline: September 30, 2017

Winner announced: October 31, 2017

For information on application eligibility please click here


OUR Summer Research

OUR is currenlty supporting: 

-SURP: Summer Undergraduate Research Program, the Hal Marcus Edition

   -stipened funded through Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering 

-GEOScholars: NSF Grant coordinated through Dr. Allison Schwartz and Dr. Matthew Schwartz

   - stipened funded through NSF Grant

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