Scholarship support of $1,500 per semester for two years will be awarded to successful applicants. During the first semester, awardees will rotate through several different faculty labs. During the second semester, awardees will join a laboratory to complete an undergraduate research project with a faculty mentor. Funds up to $1,000 will be provided to the host lab to support the training or expenses of student research projects during the second semester.
Applicants should have completed between 55 and 60 semester hours of coursework at the time of UW enrollment. Once selected, awardees must maintain full-time enrollment and a minimum B (3.0) grade point average to retain support. Awardees will be required to attend periodic EPSCoR events and will give a final research presentation at Undergraduate Research Day in the spring following the award.
Interested individuals must submit the following:
In a single document (.pdf or Microsoft Word) sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject reading, “ATTN: Emily Vercoe, CCTP Application.”
Letters of recommendation from two faculty members sent to email@example.com with the subject reading, “ATTN: CCTP Letter for [your name]”
Requirements of Participation
All selected EPSCoR Community College Fellows will be required to:
If you have questions, please contact Emily Vercoe, the Wyoming EPSCoR Education, Outreach, and Diversity Coordinator.
The deadline for receipt of applications is March 20, 2015. No late or incomplete applications will be accepted.