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Library Research 101

Event Date: September 30th, 2015 at 5:00 pm

8th Annual Statewide Symposium: Engagement in Undergraduate Research

Event Date: October 1-3rd, 2015

Call for Proposals: Faculty Curriculum Grants!-Deadline Extended

Deadline: October 15th, 2015 by 5:00 pm


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Call for Proposals: Undergraduate Research Grants

Deadline: Thursday, October 15, 2015

Undergraduate Research Grants are provided to encourage undergraduate students from all disciplines to participate in independent research and creative projects in collaboration with FAU faculty. NEW for Spring 2016- the February 15th deadline has been moved to April 15th for 2016 Summer/Fall funding.

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Undergraduate Research and Inquiry 

Student Ambassador, Melannie Pineda

We are very excited that you are interested in ways to get involved in undergraduate research and inquiry. Below is a list of opportunities for you to consider. Many of these opportunities will afford you the chance to work closely with other students, graduate students, and faculty members. Please take a look at the opportunities that are available to you. 

Research and Inquiry Opportunities - here is a comprehensive list of local, state-wide, and national opportunities of which OURI has been made aware.

Fund your Research -  apply for grants and stipends to use towards research endeavors such as the Undergraduate Research Grant, travel funding, and other campus-wide opportunities. 

Present your findings - present discoveries at symposia and conferences both on campus, regionally, and nationally  

Publish your work - publish research and projects in peer-reviewed journals at FAU such as the Undergraduate Research Journal.


Student Resources

  • The Undergrad’s Guide to Online Research from BestColleges.com, provides great information on the following topics:
    • Evaluating Academic Sources
    • Tools to Organize Your Research
    • Using Search Engine Operators
    • Accessing Scholarly Databases
    • Open Access Journal Indexes
    • Properly Citing Academic Sources

Benefits Of Participating In Undergraduate Research


Pathways to Sciences:  Use this website to find programs such as undergraduate summer research opportunities, graduate fellowships, postdoctoral positions, as well as resources and materials pertaining to recruitment, retention, and mentoring.

Web Guru   is an interactive web-based tool intended to assist undergraduates navigate the hurdles of an undergraduate research experience



For all upcoming opportunities sponsored by OURI please go to the Calendar of Events

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