The National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), established in 1987, is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students.
Posters-at-the-Capitol is a one-day, annual event held to educate Kentucky State Legislators of the importance of its undergraduate research and scholarly work. Student discoveries impact many issues that affect our economy both stateside and globally.
Each spring, students from across UK's campus have an opportunity to showcase their research and creative work in a formal presentation environment. Many students use this as a stepping stone to national and international professional conferences.
Research Travel Grants (up to $600) are awarded to students to help subsidize travel costs incurred while presenting at local and national conferences.