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UT Undergrad Research Events Spring 2017

1) Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Program

Students interested in pursuing research during the summer months may apply for funding through the Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Program. The summer internship program promotes research and creative activity among undergraduate students. All current full-time undergraduate students enrolled at the Knoxville campus are eligible to apply. Students graduating in May or August 2017 are not eligible. Over 40 students will be funded during summer 2017. The deadline to apply is February 12.


2) EURēCA – Exhibition of Research and Creative Achievement

Students who have conducted research under the guidance of a UT Faculty Mentor may enter this annual event that showcases research and creative activities by currently enrolled undergraduate students. Students may enter their research at the methodology, partial results, or complete research phase. Creative works are also accepted. Awards range from $100 to $400 and students may win multiple awards. The abstract submission deadline is March 11.


3) Undergraduate Research Symposium

The Undergraduate Research Students’ Association (URSA) will be hosting the Symposium, which provides a space for students to present their research to a general audience. The abstract submission deadline is February 26.


4) The Undergraduate Awards

The Undergraduate Awards is a prestigious and international academic awards program, which is wholly pan-discipline. It aims to celebrate and support the world’s brightest and most innovative undergraduate students by recognizing their best coursework and projects. The submission deadline is May 1.