Application Deadline: February 26, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. AKST
Awards Announced: March 16, 2018
Funding Period: May 13, 2018 - August 18, 2018
Compensation: INBRE's summer URA award includes salary 40 hours a week during the summer (May 13 – Aug 18, 2018). Hourly compensation will be provided at the Student Assistant C level ($10.50 - $12.50/hr) depending upon experience. URAs will also include up to $2,500 to spend on supplies and services to help support the research they conduct in their host laboratory.
InstructionsPlease fill out the Summer Research and Creative Project Awards application.
Eligiblity1. Undergraduate students in any year of study, any discipline, and any UA campus are eligible to apply.2. Students should be enrolled in 12 or more credits the spring semester 2018 and 12 credits the fall semester 2018 or request special consideration by email before the application deadline.3. Activity is to be conducted between May 13 and August 85, 2018.4. Mentors must be involved in the application process. Mentor must provide student a letter of recommendation and a completed INBRE Mentor form to be included in the application. Criteria for selectionAward selections will be based on: 1. Written quality of the proposal and quality of the work plan.2. Intellectual merit and scholarly contribution of the project and its potential outcomes.3. Student learning outcomes articulated in the proposal.4. Adequate involvement of a faculty mentor as demonstrated in a mentoring plan.5. Feasibility of completion within the given timeline.
Selections will be made by an ad hoc INBRE Committee