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 Madeline McKelway, T'14, Economics. Consumption Smoothing and Health: Evidence from Self-Hep Group Involvement and Child Nutrition, Southern Rajasthan, India (DSRF 2013)

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Funding for Undergraduate Research

Applications for Summer Programs and Fellowships open in December

Applications for URS travel grants are now open.

Fall semester URS Independent Study grants, Creative Arts grants, and assistantships applications will reopen January 7th.


• Interested in getting started in undergraduate research?

Sigma Xi Biology Honors Society general interest meeting, Monday, November 17th, 12 noon, Hudson 125. Get involved in activities, leadership roles, and research opportunities. Free lunch.

• Summer Research: An Information Session about Programs and Funding Opportunities
Tuesday, Dec 2nd, 6:00 -7:00 pm, 217 Perkins
Representatives and info from Duke programs, including: URS Office, Bass Connections, Duke Global Health institute, Duke Human Rights Center @ FHI, Duke Clinical Research Institute, and more.
Sponsored by the Duke Undergraduate Research Society

• Writing Successful Research Funding Proposals
Applying for a fellowship or grant for a summer research project? Here are two workshops to help you write a winning proposal!
Session 1: What is a successful research proposal? Early February - Time & Dates TBA
Session 2: Revising your proposal to make it successful. Late February – Time & Dates TBA
Sponsored by the URS Office and the Thompson Writing Program

November 2014

See complete list of URS programs and the opportunities page for more research programs and funding available through individual departments.