UGAR application deadlines

Research assistantship application deadlines

Applications are accepted quarterly for Sophomore and Junior Research Scholars to conduct research in the following term (due by 11:59pm):

  • February 27, 2018 (for spring term research)
  • May 23, 2018 (for summer term research)
  • August 15, 2018 (for fall term research)
  • November 6, 2018 (for winter term research)

Note that research assistantship programs run on the academic year calendar (summer through spring).

Research grant application deadlines

Applications for leave term and honors thesis research are accepted in the 5th week of the term immediately before the research term (due by 11:59pm): 

  • July 19, 2017 (for fall term research)
  • October 11, 2017 (for winter term research)
  • January 31, 2018 (for spring term research)
  • April 25, 2018 (for summer term research)

Note that students must submit the recommendation request form at least one week prior to these deadlines.

Presidential Scholarship application deadline

Students will be notified of their eligibility to apply for Presidential Scholarships in winter of sophomore year. Applications are due in spring term of sophomore year:

  • Next deadline: April 25, 2018 (due by 11:59pm)
    • The application link, at the botton of the Presidential Scholars application webpage, will be live as of January 24, 2018

MMUF application deadline

Applications for the MMUF program are accepted each year on February 15.

Senior Fellowship application deadline

Students apply for the program two terms prior to the start of the proposed fellowship. Students must submit an online Senior Fellowship interest form no later than one term prior to the term of application.

The standard cycle is to apply in spring of junior year for Senior Fellowships to begin in fall of senior year (so the interest form would be submitted in winter term of junior year). Students intending to start a fellowship in a term other than fall must contact UGAR at least three terms prior to the start of the proposed fellowship.

  • Next application deadline: April 12, 2018

Conference funding application deadline

Applications for conference funding are accepted on a rolling basis. Students must submit applications at least two weeks before the conference.