Undergraduate Research Awards

The application period for these awards opens on Monday, December 18, 2023

The deadline to apply for all undergraduate research awards is Friday, February 16, 2024. The deadline for recommendations is Friday, March 1, 2024.

Stacey Roberts and Michael Lassner Award (Genome Center)

Stacey Roberts and Michael Lassner Award have two awards available for summer research in the Genome Center. The student must have a 3.25 GPA and be sophomore, junior or senior standing. The student must be interested in applying modern technology to agriculture or plant sciences in its broadest terms. Preference (not a requirement) for the award should be given to students who demonstrate financial need.

Awardees must be majoring in one of these areas:
College of Biological Sciences: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biological Science, Cellular Biology, Genetics and Genomics, Microbiology or Plant Biology.
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences: Biotechnology, Environmental Horticulture and Urban Forestry, Plant Sciences or Viticulture and Enology.