Undergraduate Research

Sparks Undergraduate Research Award

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences (EPS) at Rutgers University would like to encourage undergraduate majors to get involved in cutting-edge research by participating in research projects with our faculty. EPS is accepting applications from eligible undergraduates for funding of up to $1,500 to offset the costs of this research during the spring and summer of 2022.

Applications are due by 5 pm EST on Friday February 11th, 2022. All materials should be emailed to the Undergraduate Program Director (UPD), Dr. Lauren Adamo (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) before the deadline.

To be considered for funding, the undergraduate student should submit a 1-2 page application with all of the requested information below.  Applications missing any of these items will not be considered.