Important Deadlines

Travel Grant Applications
Fall: November 14, 2014
Spring: March 27, 2015

Small Grant Applications
Prior to April 17, 2015

Summer Research Fellowship Applications
March 11, 2015

Undergraduate Research Assistant Program
May 1, 2015 (for 2015-16 Academic Year)

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Undergraduate Research Student Conferences

Below are venues (conferences and meetings) for students to present the results of their undergraduate research or creative activities. Please note, the deadlines for submitting an abstract to individual conferences are often several months in advance of the conference itself. For some conferences, the number of presentation slots from each institution are limited in which case Cortland's Undergraduate Research Council will review and select student presenters to represent SUNY Cortland. SUNY Cortland undergraduate students who have their presentation accepted for a conference are eligible to receive a URC Travel Grant and should apply for one (see funding links to left) in advance of the deadline in the semester in which the conference is held.

SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference (SURC). SUNY Brockport, April 10, 2015

SUNY's annual undergraduate research conferenc. This will be an excellent opportunity for students to share their research with peers from other SUNY institutions. The conferece will host a Graduate Student Fair and offer workshops on career development. Undergraduate student presentations may be in poster format, oral presentations or creative performances. Visit the conference website at Deadlines for presentation proposals is February 1, 2015 is done via the conference website.

Transformations: A Student Research and Creativity Conference. SUNY Cortland, April 15, 2015

SUNY Cortland’s Student Scholarship Symposium (formally known as Scholars’ Day) is an event designed to demonstrate, highlight, promote and encourage scholarship among SUNY Cortland students and their faculty mentors. Our scholarly work is crucial to who and what we are as individuals and as an institution. For more information please watch for email announcements or visit the Transformations page. Deadlines for abstract submission is usually in December.

National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). Eastern Washington University. Cheny, WA. April 16-18, 2015

The National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) promote undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity in all fields of study. The annual conference gives undergraduate scholars in all fields and from all types of institutions of higher learning a forum to share the results of their work through posters, presentations, performances and works of art. Please visit National Conferences on Undergraduate Research page for information. The deadline for abstract submission is Dec. 2, 2014.

2015 Posters on the Hill (Council on Undergraduate Research). Washington, D.C.

In the Spring of 2015 the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) will host its 18th annual undergraduate poster session on Capitol Hill. This event will help members of Congress understand the importance of undergraduate research by talking directly with the students whom these programs impact. CUR is calling for students to submit an abstract of their research that represents any of CUR's disciplinary divisions (Arts and Humanities, Biology, Chemistry, Geosciences, Health Sciences, Mathematics/Computer Science, Physics/Astronomy, Psychology, and Social Sciences). For more information about the Posters on the Hill program, please visit this Posters on the Hill page for more information and abstract submission. The deadline for abstract submission is Nov. 5, 2014.