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President’s Undergraduate Research Awards (PURA)

Fall Applications due May 1

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program competitively funds individual requests by a student/faculty teams for funds to be used to support undergraduate student involvement in faculty research. The main emphases of the awards will be for student salaries and travel expenses for undergraduates to attend professional meetings to give presentations. Students should contact individual faculty members for undergraduate research projects. Either faculty or students can initiate projects but the abstract must be written by the student. A faculty/student team must apply by the deadline given below for the semester in which the funds are requested.

Students wishing to work at GTRI may also apply with a Research Scientist and must be U.S. citizens. Students should be in good academic standing when they apply.

Students may apply for $1500 (max) salary awards or $1000 (max) travel awards. Students are eligible for only one successful salary award per academic year, but may apply for travel awards within the same academic year.

Click here to learn how to apply.

Need help reviewing your application?  DO NOT HESITATE to ask your faculty mentor or Richard Barke.


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