Student Opportunities in Academic Research

Student Research Opportunities through ORSP 

Faculty Student Research Program (FSRP):

  • Offers students the opportunity to be involved in faculty research activities
  • Powerful learning experiences that transcend the traditional roles of faculty/student relationships 
  • Transcript recognition received for participation

President's Fellowship for Summer Research (PFSR):

  • Summer research grants available for up to six students
  • Opportunities for students to engage in a ten-week long research project with ful-time faculty member
  • A stipend of $3000 is offered along with $500 for materials and/or student travel 

Student Travel Funding

ORSP provides funding to assist our student researchers in covering costs related to travel conference and professional meetings where they are presenting their research. Students are eligible for up to $250 in reimbursement of expenses.

Celebration of Student Scholars

An all-day event that celebrates both undergraduate and graduate student scholarship by featuring their work through physical display of their research and creative efforts.

Undergraduate Research Fair

Allows students interested in perfoming faculty-mentored research an opportunity with potential faculty research mentors to discuss research interests.