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Summer 2013 Undergraduate Research Fellowships
Application Deadline: April 5th, 2013

This program provides a $2500 grant for undergraduates conducting original research, scholarship, or creative work under the mentorship of a full-time faculty member during the summer. This program is open to all rising ODU juniors and seniors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25. (link to application)

Fall 2013 Undergraduate Research Grants
Application Deadline: April 5th, 2013

This program provides a $1500 grant for undergraduates conducting original research, scholarship, or creative work under the mentorship of a full-time faculty member. This program is open to all ODU juniors and seniors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25. (link to application)

2013-14 Undergraduate Conference Travel Grants
Now Accepting Applications

The Undergraduate Student Travel Award was established to support undergraduate students' travel to local, regional, national and international conferences sponsored by professional organizations for the purpose of reporting the results of their research, exhibiting or performing creative works, disseminating results of their scholarly activity, or attending in order to further their education.  (link to application)

2012-2013 Essential Supplies/Equipment Grants for
Honors College Students

Honors College students may apply for up to $300 to offset the costs of equipment and supplies for the completion of research related to a research apprenticeship, honors contract course, or a senior honors thesis/project.(link to application).

Student Research Grants for NASA related research
Due February 8th, 2013

Virginia Space Grant Consortium Announces (VSGC) 2013-2014 Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities! Visit http://www.vsgc.odu.edu/sf/undergrad/ for more info.

VSGC awards over $325,000 in scholarships and fellowships to students attending Virginia Space Grant member institutions and majoring in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) field. Research proposals from students majoring in any STEM field and working on a project that supports NASA's mission are welcomed. VSGC can assist students and faculty in identifying research projects and connecting to NASA.

The Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship Program provides a one-year scholarship of up to $8,500 to support undergraduate students actively engaged in a research project with a faculty mentor.

The Teacher Education STEM Scholarship Program provides $1,000 awards to students majoring in a teacher education preparation program and demonstrating an interest in teaching in a STEM field. Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to apply.

The VSGC is especially seeking applications from underrepresented minorities, females, and persons with disabilities.