Research Abroad Scholarship

 

*** NOTE: Application Deadline EXTENDED until MONDAY, MARCH 4, 2019

 

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Award Amount: $5,000

 

Objective: The Office of Undergraduate Research and Education Abroad are pleased to offer a joint application for up to 3 summer research abroad funding scholarships.This scholarship provides engaged students from across the disciplines the opportunity to significantly enhance the quality of their research through collaboration with a faculty member in a different culture. 

Eligibility: Any full-time UK undergraduate student of any major who has completed at least 1 semester (preferably 2+) of research with a faculty mentor. The student also must be returning to UK in the following Fall Semester.  

 

IMPORTANT DATES

Application

Application Opens: January 21, 2019 

Application/Letters Deadline: February 25, 2019 -- EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 4, 2019

  • APPLY ONLINE HERE! (Preview of the Application at the  Bottom of the Page) 
  • Upload UK Faculty Letter of Recommendation HERE!
  • Upload Abroad Faculty Letter of Support Here!   

Decision Notification by April 22, 2019

 

Mid-Summer Update 

Due Date: July 8, 2019

Email Mid-Summer photos and captions to UGResearch@uky.edu

 

Final Report

Report Deadline: August 22, 2019

Upload Report Here!

 

Mandatory Summer Research Meeting

Date: TBD

- Letters of Excuse will be available if this meeting occurs during a class or lab. Please email UGResearch@uky.edu to request an excuse (be sure to include the professor's name).