Honors: 40 Undergraduates Receive Research Funding for the Summer

Forty undergraduates recently were awarded scholarships through the office of undergraduate research's summer undergraduate research funding (OUR SURF) program. These scholarships support undergraduate research, scholarship, entrepreneurial, performance, or visual art projects in the summer months. A total of $39,000 in funding was contributed by the following 11 colleges/programs:

  • Allied Health Sciences
  • Community Health Sciences
  • CSUN
  • Engineering
  • Fine Arts
  • Honors
  • Liberal Arts
  • Nursing
  • OUR-UNLV
  • Provost's office
  • Sciences

A full list of recipients is available online. To learn more about their projects, attend the Summer Undergraduate Research Forum on Aug. 9.

 

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