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Office of Undergraduate Research Newsletter 
Spring 2018 Issue No.1
February 2nd, 2018

SURE and Beckman Applications
Close Soon!

Do You Want to Get Paid to Do Summer Research?

The SURE and Beckman Summer Research Programs Applications are now open!

You can access the applications on our website or simply click the links below.

SURE Application

Beckman Application

February 23rd, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Be a McNair Scholar!

Have you considered a PhD?

The McNair Scholars Program is now accepting applications!

McNair Scholars receive summer research funding, travel funding, graduate application assistance, and much more!

Click here to learn about eligibility and the application process.

(619) 260-7580

Off Campus Summer Research Program 

NSF Border Research Opportunity for Undergrads

A new program funded by the National Science Foundation, "Immigration and Border Community Research Experience for Undergraduates" will be held over the next three summers in Las Cruces, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas. 

This program is open to students from community colleges, universities and all institutions of higher education in the US, including but not limited to New Mexico State University and the University of Texas-El Paso. Students must still be undergraduates at the time the program is being held. 

The program runs from  May 21 to July 28,  2018

Applications and inquiries to  reuborder@nmsu.edu 

Please see their flyer for more information about the program, eligibility and application process.

Application Closes:
March 1st, 2018

Abstract Submission
Closes March 2nd, 2018!

The 28th Annual 
Creative Collaborations Undergraduate Research Conference!

April 19th, 2018
12:00 - 2:00 pm  
UC Forums


Poster Design Workshops 
March 19 & 21, 2018
1:00 - 2:00 pm, or 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Serra 156A
Poster Printing 
Multiple  Dates
Time:   8:00 am - 3:20 pm
Maher Hall 176C 


Proposal Writing Workshop
Thursday, February 8, 12:30 pm 
Serra Hall 215

Abstract Writing Workshop
Tuesday, February 13, 12:30 pm 
Camino Hall 111

SACNAS Travel Scholarship Workshop
Tuesday, February 27, 12:30 pm 
Serra Hall 209

Poster Presentation Workshop
Thursday, March 8, 12:30 pm 
Serra Hall 211

Research Scholar Registration

Conducting Research?

Students engaged in undergraduate research/scholarship activities and creative works are eligible to become Research Scholars regardless of funding source or formal program affiliation.


  • 50% discount on on-campus housing during the summer (USD students only)
  • Participation in professional development workshops
  • Invitations to special networking events with other researchers

Office Information
Office of Undergraduate Research
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8:00am - 4:00pm
Closed for Lunch 
11:30am -12:30pm

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