Empowered by UROP, faculty can support students eager to participate in scholarly activities of the university while students provide valuable assistance. Faculty can even combine teaching, research, and service in a single project by mentoring a UROP student.  

Eligible faculty may apply for the following grant types:

  • Team Grants provide $3,000 for faculty-led research, scholarly or creative projects involving 2 or more undergraduates.
  • Department Grants provide $4,000 for programming to cultivate department/program cultures of student inquiry and greater participation in UROP.
  • Publicatons Grants provide $3,000 for institutional publications serving as venues for undergraduate research, scholarly and creative projects.  

Faculty applying for different grant types will be prompted with a different sequence of questions.