Education Outreach and Diversity
Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
Undergraduate Research Program
The Undergraduate Research Program sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) through the Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research award EPSCoR), provides science and field research experiences through scholarship and annual fellowship opportunities to full-time Nevada undergraduate students. Students in any major are eligible. Proposals should be in areas related to climate change, including, but not limited to, climate modeling, ecological change, water resources, cyberinfrastructure, and policy and decision making. Through the summer UROP program, students have the opportunity to cultivate and support research partnerships with faculty while working on cutting-edge research. Participants gain practical skills and knowledge which they can apply as graduate students and into the workforce.
Nevada Research Symposium (NURS)
NURS symposium provides an opportunity for undergraduate researchers in all Nevada institutions of higher education to share their research with fellow students, faculty and the scientific community. The symposium includes an oral and poster presentation. Awards are given to students who provide the best oral and poster presentation. The program focuses on providing students with a stimulating opportunity to conduct research and present their findings gaining meaningful exposure to problem solving as they prepare to graduate and enter the workforce.
Scholarship and Fellowship Recipients
Nevada NSF EPSCoR Climate Change awarded the following students and faculty during the 2011 year
Nevada NSF EPSCoR Climate Change awarded the following students and faculty during the 2010 year
Nevada NSF EPSCoR Climate Change awarded the following students and faculty during the 2009 year