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CAES Undergraduate Research Project

CAES students and their research mentors are invited to apply for funding for the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Undergraduate Research Program. A call for abstracts has been issued and abstracts are due by Wednesday, March 29.

Undergraduate research activities will culminate in the 2016-17 CAES Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 12, 2017.

Other CAES students who participated in faculty-led research during the academic year can participate in the CAES Research Symposium on April 12, 2017.

  • Students will conduct research under the direction of a CAES faculty mentor.
  • Students submit an abstract by March 29, 2017 to enter the competition.
  • Students must present their research findings at the CAES Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 12, 2017 as a poster presentation. CAES faculty mentors will be awarded $500 to be applied toward research expenses.

Students receiving CURO assistantships or conducting research under a faculty mentor in another college are not eligible for additional funding from this program.

 

  • August 26, 2016
    Application deadline
  • March 29, 2017
    Abstracts due
  • April 12, 2017
    CAES Undergraduate Research Symposium

           Apply to the program            

      View the call for proposals         

Awards

Awards will be presented at the CAES Student Leadership and Awards Banquet on April 26, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Georgia Center. Awards will be given in both the oral and poster categories as follows: First place - $600, Second place - $500, Third place - $400, Fourth place - $300 and Fifth place - $200.

  • CAES Office of Academic Affairs
  • 102 Conner Hall
  • Athens, Georgia 30602
  • 706-542-1611

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