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
- March 29, 2017
- April 12, 2017
CAES Undergraduate Research Symposium
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.