The Solar Energy-Water-Environment Nexus in Nevada
Request for Proposals 2013-2014
Deadline: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
NSHE announces the 2013-2014 Undergraduate Research Opportunity (UROP) scholarship program to promote undergraduate research in all NSHE institutions. The program is supported by funding from Nevada’s NSF EPSCoR Solar Energy-Water-Environment Nexus program and the State of Nevada. Students working in any STEM discipline or addressing STEM-related issues are eligible, but at least 50% of the proposals will be awarded to projects that support the Solar Energy-Water-Environment Nexus mission and goals.
Research areas: Students working in any area of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) are encouraged to apply. Fields related to solar energy, water and/or environmental research are of special interest. These include (but are not limited to): Biology, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Climatology, Computer Science, Ecology, Education, Environmental Studies, Geography, Hydrology, Journalism, Natural Resources, and Political Science.
Scholarship amount: $4,000 for students and $750 for faculty mentors. Past recipients of the NSF-EPSCoR undergraduate research awards are eligible to apply for a scholarship under this new award.
Please review the solicitation carefully for a full description of the program and requirements.
For questions or information, contact:
Michele Casella at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tel: (702) 522-7076