Information for participants

Requirements for the students

As a UROP student, you commit to

  • Devoting at least 50 hours during one academic year to a research project conducted by the faculty sponsor (Please see Important dates)
  • Preparing a poster on the results of your research and participating in the annual UROP Poster Symposium
  • Writing a research abstract

A certificate acknowledging your participation in UROP is given to you upon completion of all requirements.

Responsibilities of the faculty sponsor

As a UROP faculty sponsor, you

  • Focus the student on the objectives and outcomes of the research (4 students maximum per school year). Research activities include the preparation of a poster and an abstract.
  • Set a progress schedule (Please see the section Important dates)
  • Meet with the student on a regular basis to review progress
Important dates
Important deadlines
Application deadline October 5, 2016
Announcement of recipients (Approximate dates) October 26, 2016
Submission of abstract February 3, 2017
Submission of poster March 9, 2017
Symposium March 23, 2017

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Workshops 2017

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