Scholars in Undergraduate Research (SURE) Award

For juniors/seniors in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences pursuing research. Requires letter of recommendation, project description.

Full description:
The SURE program fosters undergraduate research participation in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Undergraduate involvement in research with mentoring professors is a rewarding experience for students. The goal of the SURE program is to facilitate research activities and provide a forum for the presentation of undergraduate research. The SURE awards are given to undergraduate students in their junior or senior years. Students are encouraged to present their research in a professional setting (a local or state conference, student association/club meeting or classes).

The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences includes the following departments:

  • Art and Design
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Economics
  • English
  • Geology/Geography
  • History
  • Mathematics & Computer Science
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • School of Communication and Journalism
  • Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology
  • Theatre Arts
  • World Languages and Cultures

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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Eastern Illinois University - General
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide the name and email address of a faculty member or counselor to provide a letter of recommendation.
  2. Please submit the date your project was completed.
  3. Please submit the title and a summary of your project.
  4. Please describe the Research Process of your project.
  5. Please describe the Data of your project.
  6. Please include your dissemination and publication. If you have not presented your project yet, please indicate when and where you will be presenting or sharing your project.
  7. Please include your project references.
  8. Please include any supplementary materials here (optional).
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