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Science + Math at RIT Deadline

Application Deadline: November 30th, 2015

Council on Undergraduate Research Biennial, National Conference 2016

Application Deadline: December 1st, 2015

National Conference on Undergraduate Research

Application Deadline: December 2nd, 2015

Latest News

School of Communication and Multimedia Studies Colloquium

The FAU School of Communication and Multimedia Studies is hosting several colloquia throughout the semester. Speakers include Dr. Gerald Sim and  Olympia Kiriakou, a Ph.D. candidate from Kings College London. For more information, click here.

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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
  • Data + Design is a free  Creative Commons -licensed eBook introducing data concepts in visualizing information.
    • This e-book presents valuable information on do’s and don’t’s when creating graphs and other data visualization formats

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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