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Fall 2018 – Spring 2019 FAU Wave Program Timeline

  • Aug. 20 – Oct. 1
    • Applications open
  • Oct. 8
    • Funded projects announced
  • Oct. 15 – 31
    • Orientation and initial meetings with FAU Wave coordinator
  • October through April
    • Bi-weekly/monthly meetings with FAU Wave coordinator (review budget, supplies, project progress, etc.)
  • March 
    • Work on promotional and marketing materials, create posters and finalize projects
  • Apr. 1
    • Students turn in their video presentation for judges (4-8 min)
  • Apr. 15
    • Annual FAU Wave Awards Ceremony and poster presentation

Contact Us:

Regina Gonzalez
FAU Wave Coordinator
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431

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Vithulan Suthakaran created a device to clean oil pollution from aquatic environments.


Alexis Base developed an image recognition and motor control algorithm to manage invasive lionfish.


Pedro Flores is using algorithmic mathematics to turn math into music.

FAU Wave is an undergraduate applied research and entrepreneurship competition,
fostering student entrepreneurship, research, innovation and ideation.


Undergraduate students enrolled at least ½ time during the fall and spring semesters
of an academic year are eligible to compete in the FAU Wave program.


To apply, please click on the application link and fill out the form online.
For teams with multiple members, the team lead must fill out the main application,
and other group members must fill out the "additional group member" form.

FAU Wave Application    
Additional Group Member Form    
FAU Wave Student Supply Request    
FAU Wave Updates Form    

 Last Modified 7/16/18