Undergraduate Research Funding Opportunities

Feb. 9, 2017

 

The following funding opportunities are provided or managed by the Office of Undergraduate Research and offer research funding for undergraduate students during Summer 2017 or the 2017 – 2018 academic year. The application deadlines for the opportunities listed below fall within the Spring semester.  


CSUN Research & Development Scholarship ($3000)

The CSUN Research and Development Scholarship recognizes undergraduate students who display academic ability and potential. This scholarship includes a monetary award of $3,000 that will be awarded to two (2) students who will be actively working on a research, scholarly, or art project during the 2017-2018 academic year.​

·     More information and application instructions can be found here

·     Apply online by Friday, March 24th at 5:00 pm

 

 

CSUN Undergraduate Research Stipend ($5000)

The CSUN Undergraduate Research Stipend provides financial support to students who display research ability and potential while they actively engage in a research project. A primary function of this scholarship is to reduce financial barriers that students may face while completing undergraduate research activities by decreasing the need for outside employment. This scholarship includes funding for six (6) undergraduate students who will be actively working on a research, scholarly, or art project during the 2017-2018 academic year: 3 recipients from the Social Sciences, Fine Arts, and Humanities, and 3 recipients from STEM fields. Each of the 6 recipients will receive a research stipend of $5,000 per academic year, to be disbursed across two semesters.

·     More information and application instructions can be found here

·   Apply online by Friday, March 24th at 5:00 pm

 

 

OUR-UNLV Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award ($500)

The OUR-UNLV Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award acknowledges one outstanding undergraduate student for their accomplishments in research, scholarship, performance, or visual art. Currently enrolled UNLV undergraduate students are eligible for consideration and must be nominated by a current NSHE academic faculty member to be considered for this award.

·     More information and application instructions can be found here

·     Apply online by Friday, March 24th at 5:00 pm

 

 

OUR-UNLV Summer Undergraduate Research Funding ($1000 - $1500)

Summer Undergraduate Research Funding is available to currently enrolled undergraduate students in every major to support their research activities during the Summer 2017 term. All applicants must be working on a project under the guidance of an NSHE faculty research mentor during the summer term.

·     More information and application instructions can be found here

·     Apply online by Monday, April 10th at 5:00 pm

 

 

OUR-UNLV Summer Undergraduate Travel Funding (up to $500)

This award allocates up to $500 to assist undergraduate student researchers with travel to an academic conference, symposium, or other venue to present their scholarly work, or travel for research purposes (e.g., data collection, sample analysis, etc.).

·     More information and application instructions can be found here

·     Apply online by Thursday, April 20th

 

 

If you have questions about any of the awards listed here, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Research at [email protected], or (702) 895-2367.​