Important Dates

Travel Grants and Project Grants are now being accepted for the coming academic year

At the start of the Fall semester we will begin accepting applications for travel grants and project grants. These grants are funded as funds are available. Details and applications can be found on the following website http://www.easternct.edu/undergraduateresearch/ under the “Resources to Support Research” tab.

The COPLAC Northeast Regional Undergraduate Research Conference submission deadline September 23, 2016

This multidisciplinary research conference is scheduled for October 21-22 at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. We will be looking for submissions for up to 10 presentations (poster, oral or creative writing), 1 small group performance and 2 works of art. I will be sending out a submission form shortly with a deadline of September 23rd.

Online Submissions for the Annual Posters on the Hill Conference Open September 7 – November 2, 2016

Posters on the Hill submissions open on September 7th through November 2nd. Students interested in submitting to this conference should review the following website http://www.cur.org/conferences_and_events/student_events/posters_on_the_hill/ . For budgeting purposes, students who plan on attending should make sure to notify me and or list me as Undergraduate Research Coordinator when they make their submission.

Online Submissions for the 31st Conference on Undergraduate Research Open October 3 – December 2nd 2016

The 31st Annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research will take place April 6-8 at the University of Memphis. Online submissions will open on October 3rd and end on December 2nd. Details can be found here http://www.cur.org/ncur_2017/ . For budgeting purposes, students who plan on attending should make sure to notify me and or list me as Undergraduate Research Coordinator when they make their submission.

NSF (National Science Foundation) Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU’s) Applications Due Throughout February

If you are looking for an opportunity to add to your resume over the summer consider participating in an REU. Students selected for REU’s receive funding and the opportunity to focus on an area of research with researchers at other universities. A complete list of REU’s by discipline can be found at the REU Searchable Database.