Project Funding

Contact Us

Office of Research for Undergraduates
King Library Suite 122
513-529-1775
undergradresearch@miamioh.edu

Office of Research for Undergraduates sponsored programs 

(URA) Undergraduate Research Award 

Program encourages all enrolled full-time undergraduates to initiate and carry out small-scale, independent research or creative projects in any discipline.
Fall application deadline Monday Oct 16, 2017 Spring application deadline Monday March 5, 2018

(DUOS) Doctoral-Undergraduate Opportunity Scholarship

Application Deadline Monday Oct 16, 2017  Program offers the opportunity for undergraduates to work with and learn from graduate students while conducting research under the supervision of a faculty member. 

(USS) Undergraduate Summer Scholars 

Student Application Deadline 02/02/2018
A nine-week summer program, USS enables sophomores and juniors to do research or other creative activities in the summer with the supervision of an individual faculty mentor. Student Application Deadline 02/02/2018  Submit your application to the department of the faculty member who agrees to serve as your USS Mentor.

(HawksNest) Crowdfunding for Undergraduate Research Projects 

HawksNest crowdfunding platform invites alumni, family, and friends of the university to directly support the research and scholarship of Miami University students, faculty, and staff. Ongoing application deadline.

RedHawk Ventures - Student-led venture capital fund, supporting Miami University student and alumni founded startups 

Ongoing application deadline. We provide advisory services and funding to grow young businesses from the earliest stages of idea generation onward. Members of Redhawk Ventures attain practical knowledge of the funding process through establishing funding criteria and actual allocation of capital in the range of $1,000-$25,000. Affiliated with the Page Center for Entrepreneurship at Miami University's Farmer School of Business.

Divisions and Departments

Because discovery-based learning is integral to the Miami Experience, additional research opportunities are available through academic divisions and departments.

Centers and Programs

Students are invited to explore these centers and programs that provide avenues for student discovery, encourage student scholarly contributions, and offer research opportunities.

Humanities Center

Howe Writing Center

Honors Program

Mallory-Wilson Center for Health Care Education

Center for Psychological Inquiry