Summer 2021 OK NSF EPSCoR Research Experience for Undergraduates

Summer 2021 Research Experience for Undergraduate Students
Online Proposal Submission Form

SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  WED., NOVEMBER 18, 2020 (8 AM)
 

OKLAHOMA NSF EPSCoR REU awards provide funding that allows undergraduate students from institutions across the state to perform research at Oklahoma’s comprehensive research campuses (OU, OSU, TU, NRI) during the summer months. Students benefit from hands-on research experiences in STEM fields and one-on-one guidance from faculty mentors. Participation of students from regional institutions and diverse backgrounds is strongly encouraged. 

Access the solicitation 

TYPES OF RESEARCH FUNDED

  • Proposals in all areas of STEM research will be considered. However, award preference will be given to research in the areas of WEATHER, WATER, CARBON, INFRASTRUCTURE, AND ENERGY, including SOCIAL DYNAMICS elements of these topics 
  • Medical research does not qualify for funding
  • Current NSF REU grant funding is NOT required

BUDGET

  • Maximum allowable budget is $5,000
  • Budget must be used for the benefit of the student’s research (i.e., student stipend, total lab supplies, travel, etc.)
  • No IDC allowed

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Important: Applications must be approved prior to submission by the appropriate grants office (i.e. the office processing the award if funded).

The following items must be uploaded and submitted online with your proposal package:

  1. Brief description of the research project (2 pages max.)
  2. Budget summary (i.e., student stipend, total lab supplies, travel, etc.; no IDC allowed)
  3. Letter of commitment from the student researcher
  4. Faculty mentor's biographical sketch or CV (2 pages max.)
     

TO SUBMIT YOUR PROPOSAL:
> Have your proposal reviewed/approved by the appropriate grants office, then
> Complete all form fields below, including
> Uploading all required documents (see items 1-4 above) 
> Click "submit" at the bottom of the page

Questions? Email Gina Miller at gmiller@okepscor.org or call 405-744-9964.
 

ALL MATERIALS AND FIELDS IDENTIFIED BELOW ARE REQUIRED
All proposal elements must be provided via this form at the time of submission; all form fields below are required. Please note: This form cannot be saved and must be submitted once started. Submitters are encouraged to ensure all fields have been completed prior to clicking the "submit" button. Your uploaded files will be removed if any fields are missing and you will have to upload them again when inputting the missing information.

PROJECT INFORMATION
REQUIRED FILE UPLOADS

Instructions: Submit a brief description of the proposed research project; 2 pages maximum, PDF or MS Word files only.

Instructions: Upload your proposed budget summary (i.e. student stipend, total lab supplies, etc.; IDC IS NOT ALLOWED)

Instructions: Upload a letter of commitment from the student researcher.

Instructions: Upload the faculty mentor's CV or biographical sketch, 2 pages maximum.

FACULTY MENTOR INFORMATION
STUDENT RESEARCHER INFORMATION
GRANTS OFFICE APPROVAL REQUIRED FOR SUBMISSION

THE PERSON SUBMITTING THIS APPLICATION ACKNOWLEDGES AND CONFIRMS THAT THE GRANTS OFFICE PERSONNEL NAMED BELOW HAS APPROVED THIS REU PROPOSAL PACKAGE FOR FUNDING CONSIDERATION BY OK NSF EPSCoR.

Applications must be approved for submission by the appropriate institutional grants office (i.e. the office processing the award if funded).

SUBMITTOR INFORMATION

Finish and Click Submit Below

! IMPORTANT !

After clicking the SUBMIT button, a confirmation page will appear on your screen.
If you don't receive the confirmation screen
email gmiller@okepscor.org
to verify that your submission was received.