Summer URS - NEW Scholars Program for Undocumented Students

ELIGIBILITY: AB540/California Dream Act eligible students ONLY.

Majors: open to ALL FIELDS.

The NEW Scholars Program is an intense summer research opportunity for undocumented undergraduate students that are eligible for AB540/California Dream Act Financial Aid. Students in this program participate in 10-12 weeks of full-time faculty-mentored research. _Preference _may be given to students who have not received the NEW Scholars Research Scholarship in the past.

In addition, participants receive optional training in how to write and present a scholarly paper, and participate in Summer Research Program (SRP) activities. This program is funded by a grant from the UC Office of the President. NEW Scholars receive the opportunity to present their research at the Summer Research Conference in August of each year.

Award
$5,000.00
Deadline
06/17/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. URS - Faculty Sponsor and Contact Information


    Please enter the name and email of your Faculty Sponsor ASAP.
    • A. Faculty member's name and email address
    • B. Sponsoring Faculty's Department
  2. URS - Title of Your Research Proposal

  3. URS - Research Proposal and Personal Statement


    Please upload ONE DOCUMENT that contains both your research proposal and personal statement.
  4. Project Area

    What field(s) is/are your project in? (Select all that apply)
    • A. General field(s) of your research project
    • B. Sub-field(s) of your research project
  5. Scholarship Ranking


    If applying for more than 1 scholarship, please rank your top 3 choices (if applicable). Otherwise, please select "Not applying for other scholarships."

    NOTE: While we only ask for your top 3, you can apply to more than 3 scholarships. Submit applications for all scholarships for which you are eligible. Please make sure this ranking is consistent across all opportunities you apply for.
    • First choice
    • Second choice
    • Third Choice
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