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How to Get Started Workshop!

Event Day: September 12, 2014 from 9 -10a.m. & 1-2 p.m.

Research Ethics Workshop!

Event Day: September 19, 2014 from 1-2 p.m.

How to Get Started Workshop!

Event Day: September 29, 2014 from 1-2 p.m.

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Thinking Creatively Workshop a Great Success!

Last Friday, Dr. Dani Raviv and OURI hosted a workshop designed to help students think creatively and engage in curiosity. The workshop was a great success and Dr. Raviv is greatly appreciated for the time spent in order to host the event for students.

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OURI Opportunities

FAU Undergraduate Research Grants
Deadline Dates:  February 15th and October 15th each year

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
Deadline Date: November 15th 

 

Students Presenting at the Life Sciences Symposium

FAU Opportunities

FAU Broward Undergraduate Student Research Award
Deadline: Varied

FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute: Summer Internships
Deadline: March 1, annually 


 

External Grant Opportunities 

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU's):  The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation. REU research areas include, but are not limited to, astronomy, biology, education, cyberinfastructure, ethics, ocean sciences, and the social and behavioral sciences.  Visit the OURI office if you need assistance applying!

NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. The program offers:

  • Scholarship support
  • Paid research training at the NIH during the summer
  • Paid employment and training at the NIH after graduation

NIH Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (Postbac IRTA)
The NIH Postbac IRTA program (CRTA, Cancer Research Training Award, in the National Cancer Institute) provides recent college graduates who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/pharmacy) school an opportunity to spend one or two years performing full-time research at the NIH.
 

Travel Funding

FAU Student Government Travel Funding
Deadline: Rolling 

Faseb MARC Program
The FASEB MARC Program provides funding for travel awards to support the participation of Faculty/ Mentors and Students, and Poster/Platform (Oral) Presenters at selected scientific meetings and conferences. The awards help to defray meeting registration and travel-related expenses (lodging, transportation, per diem) for eligible undergraduateand PhD/graduate students, postdoctorates, junior faculty and mentors/faculty scientists who are individuals of groups identified as being underrepresented in the biomedical and behavioral sciences. 

 

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