Apply for Funding

As you begin to develop your research project, it is important to download a pdf of the selected application so you are able to develop your proposal.  Please be aware that all student applications are required to be written by the STUDENT in the students own words and voice.  This opportunity to develop a grant application will provide valuable experience as you continue in your research endeavors and throughout your career.

Research Funding

URSCA Research

Undergraduate Research Scholarly and Creative Activities (URSCA) is a new undergraduate research program at UVU. Upper-division students work with faculty mentors to conduct in-depth research or creative work related to their chosen field of study. This program provides funding to support completion of these projects.

BOTS

The Utah Valley University Board of Trustees have expressed a desire to make personal contributions toward an annual scholarship to be awarded based on a student’s engaged learning project and activities.

TEELS (Currently Closed)

The D. Clark and Pam Turner Endowment for Engaged Learning in STEM Research Fellowships (TEELS) are designed to support student/faculty research in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) disciplines. This mentored student research may be conducted by students in any major, but should have a focus mentor in the physical sciences, health, math, or technology departments...

CRFS

CRFS supports and provides funding for UVU faculty, staff and mentored students to carry out investigations in natural and cultural history, place-based learning, and other scholarly and creative activities that explore the Colorado Plateau and are consistent with the CRFS mission.

Dissemination Funding

URSCA Dissemination 

Undergraduate Research Scholarly and Creative Activities (URSCA) provides students the opportunity to present their research at discipline specific conferences. Students who have worked with faculty mentors in conducting research or creative work related to their chosen field of study may apply for funding to present their findings after the completion of the project.  Funding is available on a rolling basis.

NCUR 

The National Conference for Undergraduate Research (NCUR), is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students to present their work.

UCUR

The mission of the Utah Conference for Undergraduate Research (UCUR), is to promote undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity, done with the mentorship of a faculty member or others, through an annual conference.