2020-21 call for applications
The Undergraduate Research in Science & Technology Endowment, funded by generous donors and alumni, supports excellence in undergraduate research in fields related to science and technology for students from any major at UC Santa Cruz. To apply you must have a UC Santa Cruz faculty sponsor, and that sponsor must complete an online recommendation for your project.
How to apply
Completed applications and faculty reference form should both be submitted by the posted deadline. If you have questions, please contact the dean’s office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The online application form asks for a description of your project in 500 words or less and a budget for your project using the template provided below. The application requires a recommendation from your faculty sponsor, which you should obtain by sending them the faculty recommendation form link. Before you submit your application online, please make sure you have completed your project proposal and budget and have secured your faculty sponsorship.
- Application form – Student completes
- Budget example
- Budget template – Save your own copy, complete it, and then upload it within the application.
- Faculty recommendation form – Forward to your faculty sponsor to complete