Engagement Details

Undergraduate Research - Student Grant Award


What to Expect

Don't let finances stop you from pursuing a research project. With support from a faculty mentor, you can apply for grant funds that may be used for expenses such as project travel, materials and supplies or salary. Research projects can help you gain expertise in your area of study, connect with faculty and stretch your problem-solving skills.

This engagement qualifies for these special designations:

  • GLD-Research
  • Experiential Learning Opportunity
  • Option to appear on USC Experience extended transcript

Term: Summer 2024



Time Commitment: 60 - 89 hours
Who Can Participate: Selected through competitive application
Minimum Credit Hours: 15 hours or one semester completed at USC
Minimum GPA:  15 hours or one semester completed at USC


Engagement Benefits

How expectations are communicated:
Individual training

Learning activities:

Knowledge or skills developed:
Critical and creative thinking
Problem solving

Who you will work with:
Faculty member(s) on this campus

Who will communicate feedback and how:
Group / class session with faculty member

Reflection expectations:
(1-1) session(s) with faculty
Each student produces written reflection(s)


Additional Information

Undergraduate Research