For more detailed information on the Provost's Undergraduate Research Fund, contact the Office of Academic Services for an appointment with:
Meredith English Monaghan
Director of Academic Fellowships
Provost's Undergraduate Research Fund
The Provost's Undergraduate Research Fund supports research projects for students during the summer or for an academic semester; it also provides funding to students who are presenting their work at conferences. To apply for a Provost's URF, a student must have a faculty mentor who will oversee the student's research project. Grants can also provide helpful funding to students who are completing a senior thesis. ALL disciplines are welcome, including all areas of the creative arts and the humanities. For inspiration, check out a list of the current and past URF grantees, their Faculty Mentors, and their projects.
Amount of Award:
Amounts vary based on the Provost's URF committee's assessment. Summer awards often cover summer housing. Each type of award is capped at a particular amount (below, in parentheses)
Summer 2013 applications must be received by March 11, 2013. All other applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. If you have any questions, or would like to meet in person to discuss your application, please email Meredith Monaghan at firstname.lastname@example.org.