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Summer 2017 URA's Awarded
May 15, 2017

The Office of Student Research (OSR) would like to congratulate the recipients of the Summer 2017 Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA).

Appalachian Energy Summit Student Poster Competition
Apr 28, 2017

Appalachian Energy Summit Student Poster Competition, July 10-12: Submit your energy-related research, or...

20th Annual Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors Meeting
Apr 10, 2017

The Office of Student Research is pleased to announce that the 20th Annual Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors meeting will take place on Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 9:00

Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Opportunities Available
Nov 12, 2015

The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program provides students with an opportunity to gain and develop research skills with the Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy for 10 weeks over the summer.

2016 DHS HS-STEM Summer Internships
Oct 29, 2015

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is now accepting applications for its 10 week Summer Internship Program in a broad spectrum of research areas.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Challenge Program Now Accepting Applications
Oct 27, 2015

Applications are now being accepted for the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Challenge Program, an innovative new program designed to give undergraduates an early start on the scientific process and solving real world science problems. The program is a 10-week summer internship that awards...

NC Space Grant / LORD Corporation Summer 2016 Internships Available
Oct 21, 2015

The application deadline is fast approaching for the NC Space Grant / LORD Corporation summer 2016 internships! Selected interns will receive $7,400 + $1,500 living allowance. Applications are being accepted through Sunday, November 1, 2015.

Introducing CRUS-NC - A new program for undergraduates to spend a semester at a coastal marine facility
Oct 8, 2015

CRUS-NC is an opportunity to take courses and conduct research on the NC coast. Review of applications begins October 15, 2015. Applications will be accepted until all spaces are full. The program website now lists potential research projects and has a course of study.

Research Opportunity: Coastal Research for Undergraduate Students in North Carolina
Sep 25, 2015

Just in time for Fall advising, we're happy to introduce CRUS-NC: Coastal Research for Undergraduate Students in North Carolina. CRUS-NC is a semester-long experience for undergraduates to live and study at a UNC coastal facility.

Call for Poster Proposals for Appalachian Global Symposium
Sep 24, 2015

Consider submitting a proposal for a poster presentation (11:15 - 12:00 p.m.) at the 2015 Appalachian Global Symposium planned for November 18, 2015.

Call for Proposals for the Barthalmus Grant
Sep 15, 2015

The George Barthalmus Undergraduate Research Awards have been developed to promote early involvement in the research process through support of sophomores in a research project of their design.

Perspectives on Undergraduate Research and Mentoring (PURM) Call for Papers
Sep 14, 2015

For the Perspectives on Undergraduate Research and Mentoring (PURM) Fall 2016 special issue on Mentoring Undergraduate Research in the Professional Disciplines, educators and students are invited to submit papers that explore the unique challenges and experiences of mentoring undergraduate...

Spring 2016 Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA) Program Recipients Announced
Sep 2, 2015

All Spring 2016 Undergraduate Research Assistantships have been officially awarded. A total of 20 Faculty/undergraduate teams representing 12 different academic departments were awarded URA's totaling $20,000.00.