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Supports and encourages first-gen and underrepresented students in pursuit of post-graduate doctoral degrees
EURēCA! Supplies and Travel Grants
The EURēCA! Supplies and Travel Grant Program is a competitive grant program managed by the Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities. EURēCA Grants support original student-driven research, creative, and other scholarly activities under the mentorship of a CU Denver | Anschutz faculty mentor. Grants of $500 are administered each October and February to be used on project supplies, conference and workshop registration, and/or travel costs.
AMC Pre-Doc Mentors
Are you interested in becoming an MD, PhD, or MD PhD student? Become paired up with a CU Anschutz graduate student mentor. Through this program, you'll have the opportunity to:
Cancer Research Experience for Undergraduates (CREU)
Colorado Undergraduate Research in Environmental Health Sciences (CUREHS)
Paid year-long research and mentorship opportunity in Environmental Health Sciences at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Specifically for Sophomore to Senior level undergraduate science majors from an underrepresented minority population, with disabilities or disadvantaged background
Research opportunities include: biomonitoring of environmental exposures, genetics of environmental lung disease, Immunology, nanomaterial safety, environmental causes of cancer, effects of inhaled pollutants, traumatic brain injury, liver toxicology and effects of ethanol as examples.
Program includes mentoring on careers in environmental health, applying to graduate or professional schools, responsible conduct in research training, research retreat and social activities
Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)
CUR is an organization of members from around the world. CUR members share a focus on providing high-quality and collaborative undergraduate research, scholarly, and creative activity opportunities for faculty and students.
The purpose of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to ensure the quality, vitality, and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. GRFP seeks to broaden participation in science and engineering of underrepresented groups, including women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans. The five-year fellowship provides three years of financial support inclusive of an annual stipend of $37,000.
Research and Creative Activities Symposium (RaCAS)
Each year over 200 presenters share the research and creative projects they've worked on throughout the academic year. Together with peers, faculty, family, and friends they celebrate the pursuit of knowledge and new ideas.
Summer Research Symposium
Throughout the summer, undergraduates engage in research and creative projects across the CU Denver | Anschutz campuses. The Summer Research Symposium is their opportunity to share this work with peers, colleagues, family, and friends.
Diversity in Academic Research Expo (D.A.R.E.)
CU's only multi-campus hybrid research symposium and professional development conference. Featuring the work of undergraduate researchers from across the CU system, this dynamic event celebrates the achievements of our first-gen and historically underrepresented student scholars. Click Here to View the 2021 Virtual Event.
Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)
CUR student events bring together student scholars, providing them with the opportunity to showcase and present their undergraduate research projects.
Not sure where to start to get involved in research and creative activities? Looking for application advice or tips to find a research mentor? Find resources to search for opportunities in your discipline, example inquiry emails to reach out to faculty, and more on our Get Started page.