Awards for mentoring undergrads in research, scholarly and creative activities

The Office of the Provost is offering awards to recognize the important role mentors have in fostering undergraduates’ intellectual, personal, and professional growth. We encourage students to participate in high-impact practices including research, scholarly and creative endeavors. These awards provide …

USDA fellowships, grants to address challenges in ag, food, nutrition and natural resources

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced the availability of $18.9 million in competitive grants to support fellowships and other higher education training projects in food, nutrition, natural resources and agriculture fields. These fellowships are administered through USDA’s National Institute of Food …

Encourage students to participate in 2016 UW Undergraduate Symposium

Please invite undergraduate students you know who are engaged in research, service learning, fine art and performance to participate in the 2016 UW Undergraduate Symposium. The symposium is designed to showcase undergrads’ creativity, achievement and talent across all disciplines through oral …

2016 WARF Discovery Challenge: Call for participants

The WARF Discovery Challenge is open to UW–Madison graduate students and postdoctoral researchers from all departments and fields of study. Part I: Discovery Challenge Research Symposium – April 6 Present a poster describing your existing work Identify potential cross-disciplinary collaborators …

UW scholarships and fellowships to support undergraduate research

Below is a list of scholarships and fellowships available from the Provost’s Office to support and involve undergraduates in collaborative research. Please encourage qualified undergraduate students to apply. Note that in some cases the faculty/staff mentor may also receive funds to support the collaborative research …