This program requests proposals to fund UR-STEM students in research projects either underway, or new projects appropriate for novice students. Many faculty members have had success adding a UR-STEM student to their existing research team. Students that participate in the UR STEM program have been retained at significantly higher levels than those who do not participate.
|Deadline to submit UR-STEM project application and Supply Request Form to CINSAM.
|The remaining milestones pertain to selecting students for paid undergraduate research. Each milestone references a step from the Student Selection Process (SSP) dropdown which contains more detailed instructions should you need them.
|January 25 - February 15
|Student application window. Students interested in participating in the faculty's research will apply online from the student Undergraduate Research webpage.
|Participating faculty will receive a list of all eligible applicants and are responsible for conducting interviews with students of their choosing from the list.
|Deadline for faculty to identify ranked list of students they would like to work with by submitting the student names and projects to CINSAM and to their Department Chair.
|Faculty will be notified by CINSAM of student selections for UR-STEM.
|Deadline for faculty to meet with their selected students to extend the UR-STEM offer and to fill out the stipend paperwork. Students should then be directed to CINSAM for completion of their hiring paperwork.
|Faculty must ensure students have completed and turned in all hiring paperwork to CINSAM in order for students to begin research on time and to be paid on time.