Chemistry and Biochemistry

Undergraduate Research Awards

Undergraduate Research Award Applications are now being accepted.

Spring & Summer 2018 URA proposals are due 

Friday, April 6, 2018, at 5:00 pm  

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There are three steps to apply:

  1. Complete "My Profile" (Includes uploading a photo, preferably of you working in your lab) at  

  2. Complete "Application" (found on the dashboard) for each semester/term you apply, at  

  3. Complete "URA Cover Page" and upload your proposal at

*Note that URA applications are able to "renew" or be created as "new" for Spring & Summer 2018.

**All applicants applying for the first time are required to attend the URA workshop on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm in W140 BNSN.

Anyone else who may have questions about the URA or would like more URA training is also welcome to attend. At this meeting, we will discuss how to write a high-impact URA proposal to increase your odds of getting funded. You are expected to already have a rough draft of your proposal by the time of this meeting.  Please refer to the Guidelines document to help you write your proposal.

Guidelines for URA Applications