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Undergraduate Research at UB

Every day at the University at Buffalo, our students and distinguished faculty engage in research projects that ignite the intellect and enliven the learning process. Through the Center for Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities (CURCA), you too can be a part of this exciting world of discovery. Ranked among the nation’s leading research universities, UB is committed to nurturing and supporting research and creative work across all academic disciplines. As a UB undergraduate, you are uniquely positioned to take advantage of the wonderful research going on around campus.

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Our first deadline for the $500 Undergraduate Research Award is on October 1! Turn in your individual or group application packet to 24 Capen by 3pm in order to qualify!

Upcoming CURCA Events and Deadlines

  • October Deadline: Undergraduate Research Award Applications
  • Oct 01, 2014
  • 3:00 - 3:30 pm
  • 24 Capen
  • Submit your completed applications by this deadline to be considered for an award of up to $500 to help fund your research! Applications can be found here.
  • Getting Involved In Real Research (C)
  • Oct 01, 2014
  • 3:00 - 4:00 pm
  • 24 Capen Hall
  • Learn about what research is, why you should get involved with a project, funding opportunities, academic credit, and more.
  • Involvement Fair
  • Oct 02, 2014
  • 11:00 - 1:00 pm
  • Student Union Lobby
  • Strengthen your leadership skills by getting involved on campus! Attend the Involvement Fair and learn about the numerous ways to get involved on campus including clubs and organizations, Resident Assistants, Orientation Leaders, True Blue, and many, many more! Plus, enjoy free food, games and performances from a variety of student organizations.
  • November Deadline: Undergraduate Research Award Applications
  • Nov 19, 2014
  • 3:00 - 3:30 pm
  • 24 Capen
  • Submit your completed applications by this deadline to be considered for an award of up to $500 to help fund your research! Applications can be found here.

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Last updated: September 23, 2014 1:03 pm EST

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