Now accepting summer 2018 UCARE applications


The Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Experience (UCARE) program supports undergraduate students engaged in research and creative activities under the guidance of a faculty mentor. Full-time undergraduates who will have completed at least 30 credit hours by May 2018 may be eligible to apply for a UCARE undergraduate research assistantship for Summer 2018 or Academic Year 18-19. Students from all majors and disciplines are encouraged to apply.

UCARE recipients commit to 10 hours per week of research or creative activity and receive a $2,400 stipend. At the end of the UCARE term, students present their research findings in a campus-wide poster session. See full eligibility requirements here:

Applications for Summer 2018 will be accepted through 3:00 PM on January 19. Applications for Academic Year 18-19 will be accepted February 5 - March 9.

UCARE will be offering informational workshops that will show students how to:
• Identify and select a faculty advisor
• Develop a UCARE research abstract
• Assemble and submit a UCARE application

Upcoming workshop dates:
Tuesday, January 23 at 3:30 PM in the Nebraska Union
Wednesday, January 24 at 12:30 PM in the Nebraska East Union
Wednesday, February 7 at 4:00 PM in the Nebraska Union

RSVP at Direct any questions to or make an appointment with UCARE via MyPLAN.

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