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UNC GENERAL ADMINISTRATION RFP FOR UNC UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH PROGRAM AWARD

UNC General Administration is pleased to announce the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the UNC Undergraduate Research Program Award, a newly-established mechanism to provide funding to universities or consortia of universities within the UNC System to support and enhance undergraduate research (UR) in the UNC system.

Undergraduate research, defined by the Council on Undergraduate Research as “an inquiry or investigation conducted by an undergraduate students that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to the discipline,” is widely recognized as a high-impact practice. Proposals should target one or more of the following topical areas: assessment, diversity/inclusion, and/or course-based undergraduate research experiences (CUREs). Multi-institutional collaboration is not required but is strongly encouraged.

UNCG’s internal deadline for proposals is 5:00pm on November 17.

All proposals must be submitted to Dr. Lee Phillips (plphilli@uncg.edu), Director of the Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creativity Office, 133 McIver Building. 

To learn more about the UNC Undergraduate Research Program Award, click on the following RFP Guidelines from UNC General Administration (PDF format).