Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF)

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF)

UW-Superior student Jami Konkler and faculty member Jamie White-Farnham reviewing research for a SURF project2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF)

SURF is a unique and important opportunity for undergraduates to focus on a research, scholarly, or creative activity with a UW Superior faculty or staff mentor.

For the summer of 2016, the Chancellor and UW Superior Foundation sponsored ten (10) projects.

Students earned a stipend of $3,500 over a 10-week period of approved activity and mentors will receive $1,000 for time spent in weekly supervision and mentoring.

Typically, the schedule is as follows:

  • Call for proposals: December
  • Information and help sessions: January and February
  • Application deadline: early March
  • Awards announced:  April