Undergraduate Research

Welcome to the Office of Undergraduate Research.

Explore. Research. Gain the knowledge that will take you to the next level. Get Involved with your discipline. Experience hands-on research. Shadow multiple Faculty mentors and learn what undergraduate research is really about. The Office of Undergraduate Research challenges you to take your educational experience to the next level. Research or creative activities are possible for every discipline and major.

Apply now for the OUR Explorers Program!

Applications due October 21, 2019.

Please contact an OUR staff member or email us with questions about the program or application.

Apply Here!



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UWF to host 2022 National Conference on Undergraduate Research

The Council on Undergraduate Research has selected the University of West Florida in Pensacola to host the spring 2022 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). At this annual three-day event, more than 4,000 students present scholarly research, network with peers and faculty mentors and meet with graduate school and corporate recruiters.


Office of Undergraduate Research Travel Grants Story Map

Where did your research take you? Check our the Story Map of where OUR travel awards students presented their research.

Contact OUR for questions about travel grants or to submit your travel photo and details.

(click on the year to expand the story map)

OUR WORKS! 2019-2020

Do your research and earn a paycheck!

Apply for Spring 2020

OUR Travel Awards!

Present your work around the world!

Apply Now!