The Undergraduate Research Assistantship Support (URAS) program, administered by the Office of the Vice President for Research,
provides funding for faculty members to support an undergraduate
research assistant for up to two consecutive semesters at $750 per
semester. The goal of the program is to both support faculty with their
research, scholarly or creative activities, and to provide
undergraduates with a rewarding research experience early in their
The URAS program is a logical first step for undergraduate students that
who to enrich their academic experience by working on a research,
scholarly, or creative project identified by a faculty member.
The deadline for applying for both semesters is September 24, 2010.
Information regarding this program can be found at