Attention Undergraduate Students!!

Paid Research Opportunity Request for Proposals Submission Deadline: Friday, March 6, 2015


The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) is accepting applications for the Summer 2015 program.


Who is Eligible?  Any full-time undergraduate student attending an NSHE institution.  U.S. citizens, permanent residents and non-U.S. citizen students with a valid visa may apply.


Research areas:  Students working in any area of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) are encouraged to apply.  Fields related to solar energy, water and/or environmental research are of special interest.  These include (but are not limited to): Biology, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Climatology, Computer Science, Ecology, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Geography, Hydrology, Journalism, Natural Resources and Political Science.


Summer 2015~June 1-August 14, 2015 Award Period~$4,500 Scholarship to Students~$750 to faculty mentors for project expenses~Sponsored by NSF EPSCoR Award #IIA-1301726~For details about the NSF EPSCoR Solar Energy-Water-Environment Nexus in Nevada program visit