The application deadline for the Undergraduate Research Leaders program has been extended! The application is now due by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, September 16.
Undergraduate Research Leaders serve a central role in connecting undergraduates to support services of the URP. The goal of the Undergraduate Research Leaders program is to increase awareness and participation of undergraduates doing research in a range of disciplines. As an Undergraduate Research Leader, you can motivate future undergraduate researchers!
For more information and to apply, please visit: https://www.washington.edu/undergradresearch/students/urls/apply/
The Computational Neuroscience Training Program is now accepting applications! This is a NIH-funded training program that helps connect students with the theoretical neuroscience research community and provides a research stipend. The program guarantees two quarters of funding, with the potential for additional quarters and funding for conference travel. Funded research can be undertaken in any UW lab, but needs to be related to computational neuroscience. The program can help connect students with neuroscience labs.
Applications are due Oct 22. More information and the application form are available here.
Timea Tihanyi has just been highlighted by the Perspective newsletter for her innovative and interdisciplinary research around ceramic 3D printing , involving faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates from various departments.
To read the article, please click here.
Help inspire future undergraduate researchers – apply to be an Undergraduate Research Leader! Students conducting research in all disciplines – including the arts, humanities, social sciences, and STEM – are encouraged to apply. Deadline is Sept. 4.
For more information, please click here.
Are you looking for funding? The application for the Washington Research Foundation Fellowship (WRF) and the Levinson Emerging Scholars Award is now open. The awards seek applicants pursuing creative and advanced research in science and engineering. The deadline is August 29.
For more information about the awards, please click here.
The Office of Science’s Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) program is accepting applications for Spring 2020. Applications are due October 7.
The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) program encourages undergraduate students and recent graduates to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research experiences at the Department of Energy (DOE) laboratories. Selected students participate as interns appointed at one of 17 participating DOE laboratories/facilities. They perform research, under the guidance of laboratory staff scientists or engineers, on projects supporting the DOE mission.
Applications for the Library Research Award are due next Monday, May 6! All UW undergraduates who have done research using library resources are encouraged to apply.
For more information and to apply, please visit: http://www.lib.washington.edu/researchaward
Earlier this month Lilo Pozzo, Weyerhaeuser Endowed Associated Professor of Chemical Engineering at the UW, was recognized for her outstanding leadership in education by the Clean Energy Education and Empowerment Initiative at their annual Women in Clean Energy Symposium. She was honored for her student mentorship and leadership of post-Hurricane Maria recovery initiative in Puerto Rico.
Congratulation, Professor Pozzo!
To read the full article, click here.
We are a little less than a month away from the 22nd Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium and we are still looking for volunteers to help make this event a success!
Please consider volunteering, and thanks to those who have already signed up! For a description of volunteer opportunities, please visit: http://www.uw.edu/undergradresearch/symposium/volunteer/
What? The UW Library Research Award for Undergraduates recognizes outstanding research projects in all formats created by undergraduate students. Any current UW student is eligible to apply to the three categories: Lower-division (90 college level credits, or less); Upper-Division Non-Thesis; Upper-Division Thesis.
Why? Winners receive $1,000 and University-wide recognition for their outstanding accomplishment. Additional awards of $250 are available for projects aligned with the theme of population health.
When? Deadline to submit is Monday, May 6, 2019, by 11:59pm PDT.
Where and How? Submission criteria and guidelines are available online.