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Undergraduate Research Programs

 NOTE: Students who have received funding through a UGAR program must be in good standing in that program (e.g. submitted all required paperwork and final reports) in order to participate in another program or apply for additional research grant funding.

Research Grants:  Funding for faculty mentored research

Application deadlines:

    • April 23, 2014 for Summer '14 projects
    • July 16, 2014 for Fall '14 projects
    • October 15, 2014 for Winter '15 projects
    • February 4, 2015 for Spring '15 projects
    • April 29, 2015 for Summer '15 projects


Sophomore Science Scholarships: Research opportunities in the sciences for undergraduates

Application deadline for Class of 2017 (2014-15 scholarships):  May 7, 2014


Junior Research Scholarships: Research opportunities for undergraduates who are not eligible for Presidential Scholarships

Application deadline for Class of 2016 (2014-15 scholarships):  May 7, 2014


Mellon Mays Fellowships: Funding for students committed to issues of racial diversity who plan to pursue Ph.D.s in select fields in the arts and sciences

Application deadline for Class of 2016: February 15, 2014


James O. Freedman Presidential Scholarships: Research assistantships with a faculty mentor

Application deadline for 2014-15 Assistantships:  April 23, 2014


Senior Fellowships: Independent student projects during senior year

Application deadline for 2014-15 Fellowships:  April 9, 2014


EPSCoR Undergraduate Travel Awards:  Travel awards for students to attend a national meeting or conference with a faculty advisor to present a science paper or poster


Other Dartmouth funding for research and internships

Last Updated: 4/16/14