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Jamie Crait

Program Director, WRSP

Ag-C, Rm 5007

1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Email: craitj@uwyo.edu

__________________________

Tabatha Spencer

Project Coordinator, UW Science Initiative

A&S Rm 152A

1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-4447

Email: tspence5@uwyo.edu

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Wyoming Research Scholars Program Applications


Summer 2017 and Academic Year 2017-2018 Applications Are Now Open!

 

This application is intended for current undergraduate students and incoming transfer students who have a set research project and faculty mentor.



Please have the following documents prepared in advance to be uploaded during the online application process:

  • A Research Proposal using the linked template that includes: 

    • Abstract (300 words or less) with title

    • Project Narrative (3 pages or less) containing:

      • a clearly stated hypothesis or questions being addressed by the project

      • a description of the research project

      • a project timeline including the anticipated start date, major milestone dates, and anticipated completion date

      • your role in the project as a student

    • Proposed Budget

      • please include any cost-sharing from the mentor's lab and/or other available funding sources

  • Unofficial transcripts (.pdf format)

      • helpful trick: transcripts on the web can be saved as a pdf by going to the print menu and selecting "pdf" in safari or changing the printer to "save as a pdf" in most other browsers

  

To apply, students will need to complete an online application HERE.

(To ensure that you are presented with the appropriate questions, please be sure to check "yes" in Question 23 when asked if you are submitting a project proposal.)

  

Additionally, students must have their faculty mentor submit a letter of recommendation HERE.

The letter of recommendation must include:

    • A brief summary of previous experience working with undergraduates

    • The expected learning outcomes for the undergraduate student working on this project

    • An explanation of any cost-sharing from grants, departmental funds, and other UW programs or an explanation of the need for funding without any cost-sharing

    • A 1-3 page NSF-style short biographical sketch

 

Please direct any technical questions about the application process to Tabatha Spencer at tspence5@uwyo.edu.

Please direct any questions about the program itself to WRSP Director Jamie Crait at craitj@uwyo.edu.


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Jamie Crait

Program Director, WRSP

Ag-C, Rm 5007

1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Email: craitj@uwyo.edu

__________________________

Tabatha Spencer

Project Coordinator, UW Science Initiative

A&S Rm 152A

1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-4447

Email: tspence5@uwyo.edu

WRSP logo

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