Summer URS Eureka! Research Scholarship for Biological Sciences majors
ELIGIBILITY: Biological Sciences majors ONLY. Citizenship – US Citizen, Permanent Resident, or Dream Act Eligible/AB540. Promotes engagement in _basic _and translational biology by facilitating students’ participation in research opportunities both at the UC San Diego campus and at research facilities on the San Diego Mesa (located north of UCSD). Successful proposals will show evidence that the scholarship will provide the students with an opportunity to have a significant research experience.
- Supplemental Questions
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
URS - Title of Your Research Proposal
URS - Overview/Abstract of the Project
URS - Research Proposal Include a detailed description of the project you would like to propose. Please ensure that you write this proposal. It can be based on discussions with your research mentor(s), and even edited by your research mentor(s), but it is intended to be primarily composed by you, then student planning to do the research. Many proposed projects are based on work already being performed in their research mentor's group, and that is allowable. You must be clear about your role in this project.
More information about required sections in your proposal can be found at the URS website.
File naming convention should be: LastName Firstname - proposal.doc or .pdf
URS - Personal Statement Describe how carrying out this summer research project would advance your academic and professional goals. More information about required sections in your personal statement can be found at the URS website. (600 word max)
URS Eureka! - CV upload
Please upload your CV and make sure it includes these categories (if applicable):
File naming convention should be: LastName Firstname - CV.doc or .pdf
- Employment history - List Employment While in College
- College-level Awards and Honors
- College-level Extracurricular Activities
- College-level Volunteer and Community Service
URS - Proposal sub-field
Please indicate the sub-field of your research proposal.
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
Research Proposal Authorship Confirmation
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