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+ - Grant Proposal Workshop

Thursday, March 12

2:00-3:00PM 
AF 209A

Find out how to develop great ideas for research and creative activity, describe your projects, find faculty mentors, and ask for recommendation letters.  The workshop is designed to address your questions before the deadline for the Undergraduate Scholarly/Creative Grant applications and also to introduce you to practices you can adapt for other applications.

Scholarly/Creative Activity Grants Deadline: Friday, April 3rd at 4:00 p.m.

+ - Getting Involved in Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity

Fall 2020

A panel of undergraduate researchers and creative scholars will speak about their experiences in undergraduate research or creative activity. You can learn how to identify faculty mentors, determine your interests, build your project, and start yourself on a path towards presentations and even publication in a journal. 

+ - Academic Poster Design Tutorial

Creating an academic poster requires planning, art, science, and attention to detail. An effective academic poster should attract attention, convey important information clearly, and engage the reader.

The following tutorial can help you navigate the poster design process:

POSTER DESIGN TUTORIAL 

Once you have watched the tutorial and still have questions, contact your faculty mentor or schedule an appointment with a CUE representative for additional help.

+ - SURF Information Open Hours

Tuesday, February 11

10am-4pm
415. E Walnut- CUE Office

Stop by anytime throughout the day to learn all the information students and faculty mentors need to know about the SURF program. Past SURF fellows and Center for Undergraduate Excellence representatives will be available to answer your questions.

Students and faculty interested in the SURF program are encouraged to attend.

  • General overview of the program
  • Who can apply for SURF
  • Application requirements and process
  • Program dates
  • Funding distribution for SURF fellow and faculty mentor
  • Requirements & responsibilities of the SURF fellow and faculty mentor
  • Expected time commitment for SURF fellow and faculty mentor
  • Housing information
  • Weekly faculty seminars and professional development meetings
  • Social activities

*Presentations will be given at the top of each hour. 

+ - Fellowships and Scholarships Workshops

Learn about various national and international external scholarships available to undergraduate and graduate students, including the Truman, Fulbright, Rhodes, Goldwater, and Marshall.

Contact the Center for Undergraduate Excellence CUE@chapman.edu for information. 

To make an appointment: https://calendly.com/bidmead 

Please check back later for more details. 

+ - Fulbright Program Open Hours

Wednesday, April 8

11am-3pm
415 E. Walnut- CUE Office

Stop by to learn about the various Fulbright programs that you can apply for, and what the application process is like. 

*Presentations will be given at the top of each hour

+ - Scholarships for Graduate Study in the UK & Ireland Info Session

Spring - TBD

Interested in pursuing graduate study in the UK or Ireland? Join us to learn about the various scholarships and fellowships that can fund your graduate school abroad.

+ - Personal Statement and Essay Workshop

Spring - TBD

Are you planning on applying to a scholarship or fellowship? Get started on your application in these personal statement and essay workshops. Dr. Julye Bidmead will be there to answer any questions you may have about your application and help you develop a competitive personal statement and essay. RSVP is required.

+ - Fulbright Application Bootcamp

Summer 2020

Are you interested in applying for a Fulbright fellowship? Join us to learn more about the details of the application process and the elements of a competitive application.

Contact

cue@chapman.edu 
(714) 628-2852
415 East Walnut Avenue 
Orange, CA 92867

Mailing Address:

Center for Undergraduate Excellence
1 University Drive
Orange, CA 92866

Deadlines & Events

Spring 2020 

SURF Information Open Hours

Tuesday, February 11
10am-4pm
415 E. Walnut-CUE Office

291/491 Add Drop Date

Friday, February 14

SURF Deadline

Monday, February 24
4PM

Shinnyo Fellowship Open Hours

Tuesday, March 10
10am-4pm
415 E. Walnut- CUE Office

Grant Proposal Workshop

Thursday, March 12
2:00-3:00PM
AF 209A

Shinnyo Fellowship Luncheon

Monday, March 16
12:30PM-2:00PM
AF 209AB

Student Scholar Symposium Abstract Submission Deadline

Sunday, March 29
11:59 PM

Undergraduate Scholarly/Creative Grant Deadline

Friday, April 3rd
4:00 PM

Shinnyo Fellowship Deadline

Monday, April 6
4PM

Fulbright Open Hours

Wednesday, April 8
11:00am-3:00pm
415 E. Walnut- CUE Office

Lunch with a Professor Week

April 20-24
11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Randall Dining Commons

Student Scholar Symposium
May 5, 6, 7