Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award
The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) is no longer accepting nominations for the 2020 Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award. Each year, OUR recognizes and acknowledges 1 (one) undergraduate student's excellence in research, and awards a $500 monetary prize.
Currently enrolled UNLV undergraduate students are eligible for consideration.
Students must be nominated by a full-time NSHE faculty member to be considered.
Nominating faculty are required to submit the following as part of the nomination package:
- One-page letter of nomination describing the student's continued success in research and contribution to research at UNLV and their field of study
- Student's curriculum vitae (CV)
Awardees are required to fulfill the following criteria:
- Present at one of OUR's research symposia
- Represent OUR in research-related events (including research poster and lightning talk presentations)
Awardees in the advanced stages of their research are strongly encouraged to submit a manuscript to Spectra: UNLV's Undergraduate Research Journal.
The application period for the 2020 Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award is now closed.