Center for Student Research

The purpose of the Center for Student Research is to promote an enhanced educational experience for students by providing opportunities for meaningful interaction between faculty and students through support, education, and programming in research and creative activities. Appointment hours are available on Mondays between 1pm and 4pm, by request. If these hours do not work for you, we may still be able to schedule your appointment. Please Contact Kiana Moore at or call 940-898-3373.

Presentation Travel & Small Grant Program Competitions Open

The application materials are now available for the Student Presentation Travel Program (due January 24, 2019) and the Student Small Grant Program (due January 31, 2019). 

Student Creative Arts and Research Symposium

2019 Student Creative Arts and Research Symposium to be held April 9 - 10, 2019

The 22nd Annual Student Creative Arts and Research Symposium will be held on Tuesday, April 9, and Wednesday, April 10 in the Administrative & Conference Tower (ACT) on the Denton Campus. The Student Symposium highlights research and scholarly activities of undergraduate and graduate students across many departments and colleges. In addition to the platform and poster presentations by TWU students, the student symposium features special sessions showcasing student research, the Chancellor's Student Research Scholars, the scholarship of the graduate council awardees, and an external keynote speaker. The abstract submission system is available hereIn order to present at the Student Symposium, an abstract must be submitted and approved by Tuesday, February 12, 2019.

Biology Scholars Alumni Network

Happy New Year!  We are excited to announce the sixth year of our Undergraduate Biology Education Research (UBER) REU Site at University of Georgia.  UBER is a nine-week, NSF-funded program to involve undergraduates in designing and conducting research on biology teaching and learning with mentorship from faculty in UGA’s Division of Biological Sciences and College of Education.

Details can be found at the website:

  • Program dates: May 20 – July 20, 2019
  • Students will be paid a total of $5000
  • Housing will be provided in UGA dormitories at no cost
  • Travel assistance to UGA is available up to $500 per student

Application deadline: February 11, 2019.

Call for Undergraduate Research Papers

For presentation at The 10th Annual Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference. April 24, 2019.

Plano Campus. 2800 East Spring Creek Parkway Plano, Texas 75074

THEME: Research across the Disciplines

  • Including Research Papers, Literature Reviews, Research Manuscripts, Research Reports, Service Learning Research, Scientific Experiment Research, Exploratory Research, etc.

OPEN TO: Undergraduate students at both 2-year and 4-year institutions. Students who completed their undergraduate degree in Dec. 2018 are eligible for conference consideration.

DEADLINE: March 1, 2019

For more information, please click here.

NIA Summer Internship Program - STAR Applications

The National Institute on Aging (NIA) has Summer Trainee in Aging Research (STAR) Summer Internships available for application. Applications are due by March 1st.  
Click here for more information.

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