Request for Proposals Due in March 10, 2018

Student Opportunities for Undergraduate Research (SOAR)

To encourage undergraduate research and creative activities on the VCSU campus, funding has been set aside for research projects via the VCSU SOAR program.

Via proposal, students can request up to $1,250 ($1,000 in salary for the student and $250 for expenses).

Proposals should be written in consultation with a Faculty mentor,  these exemplar proposals providing a framework.

To ensure your project has the highest evaluation, consult the SOAR Scoring Rubric to know what items to emphasize in your writing.

Review the guidelines and application form and guidelines,  exemplar proposals previously submitted, and the full listing of project abstracts.

Faculty mentors who play a key role in a successful project should complete the Faculty Mentor Recommendation form for participating students.

All proposals must be submitted by 11 pm on Saturday, March 10, 2018.

For answers to any questions, contact or any members of the SOAR Advisory Council.