The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) provides services and resources in support of student engagement in faculty mentored undergraduate research and creative scholarship activities at the University of Oregon.

Here you will find information about getting started in research and creative scholarship; finding opportunities and funding; accessing resources that are available to support your research project; and a list of opportunities to publish, present, and apply your research.

Upcoming Deadlines

CUR Social Science Division Travel Award – no deadline, first-come first-served

Special Collections Internship – November 21

NCUR Submissions – December 2

CURS Psychology Division Travel Award – February 15


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From the Blog

How Important is the Reputation of Your Advisor/PI?

The Chronicle of Higher Education has published a series of articles on the perceived importance of a graduate students’ advisor or lab director’s reputation. Undergraduates that are considering graduate school may find this information valuable. How Much...

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Oh, the Places You’ll Go… with a UROP Mini-grant

The annual undergraduate research edition of the UO College of Arts and Sciences’ CASCADE magazine is out and its full of great stories and examples of undergraduate research being done within the college. What really stood out in this edition was the stellar...

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2017 CUR Posters on the Hill Application Opens

The Council on Undergraduate Research just announced the application dates for the 21st annual Poster on the Hill event in Washington, D.C. This is a competitive event, giving students the opportunity to showcase their research to congressional members, meet with...

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