October and March 15
January 15, 2021
March 8, 2021
May 28, 2021
May 28, 2021
Fund Your Research and Creative Activities!
OURI is pleased to provide the following funding opportunities both internal and external to FAU. All opportunities are contingent upon students and faculty mentors adhering to the University's research integrity and other research policies. For more information about these policies please review the following links:
FAU Undergraduate Research Grants
Deadline Dates: October 15th for Spring/Summer funding, and March 15th for Summer/Fall funding. If these dates fall on a weekend or holiday, the deadline will be the following business day.
Deadline Date: January 15th, or the next business day if this date falls on a weekend or holiday.
The John Nambu Memorial Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program: Deadline for applications is March 1st.
FAU Wave – An Undergraduate Research and Entrepreneurship Competition: FAU Wave funds students’ innovative ideas targeting societal problems. Ideas could include start-ups, technology, processes, designs, instruments, policies, or community based research. Projects are judged and given monetary awards at the end of the spring semester.
FAU Broward Research Symposium and Awards: Deadline: Varies
FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute: Summer Internships: Deadline: March 1st, annually
FAU Biological Sciences Scholarship: Deadline: March 1st.
The National Save the Sea Turtle Foundation Scholarship : Deadline: March 1st
FAU Partner Institution Opportunities
Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience Undergraduate Opportunities The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) offers undergraduate students the opportunity to gain intensive lab research experience learning from some of the world’s best neuroscientists in a state-of -the-art research facility.
National Undergraduate Internship and Fellowship Opportunities
FAU Student Government Travel Funding Be sure to log in to Owl Central to be able to access the travel applications.
Search for Additional Opportunities: External Databases
The Committee on Institutional Cooperation Summer Research Opportunity (CIC SROP) application allows you to apply to a variety of widely-recognized summer research programs at participating CIC institutions using a single application. One of the benefits of using the CIC SROP application is that you only need to send one transcript to a central location and your faculty recommenders will only be required to submit one online letter of recommendation. Upon completion, your application will be viewable by faculty from nine top research universities.
The Leadership Alliance Summer Research Early Identification Program (SR-EIP) , offers undergraduates, interested in pursuing a PhD or MD/PhD, the opportunity to work for eight to ten weeks under the guidance of a faculty or research mentor at a participating Alliance institution. The SR-EIP is designed to encourage students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, social sciences and humanities to consider research careers in the academic, public or private sectors. This all expense paid summer internship provides students with a competitive stipend, travel and housing.
Pathways to Sciences: Use this website to find programs such as undergraduate summer research opportunities, graduate fellowships, postdoctoral positions, as well as resources and materials pertaining to recruitment, retention, and mentoring.
Web Guru is an interactive web-based tool intended to assist undergraduates navigate the hurdles of an undergraduate research experience