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Student Collaboration Awards

Endeavor! awards are a competitive program for undergraduates who are conducting scholarly research or creative endeavors at the University of Southern Indiana. Students are encouraged to apply for up to $2,500 through proposals that they write with help from their faculty sponsors.


Student-written project awards can be used to help defray costs for equipment, lab work, materials, and travel expenses to research sites necessary to complete the project.

All successful award participants are required to present their research at the Endeavor! Research and Creative Works Symposium on April 10, 2014.

All equipment and excess materials purchased for the project using Endeavor funds become the property of the faculty sponsor's department once the project is completed.

Project Award Deadlines

The two deadlines are Tuesday, October 15, 2013, and Friday, February 14, 2014. Submit proposals for Endeavor! Awards electronically to . Send the cover page, the budget, and the proposal in PDF format. Do not send hardcopy proposals through the campus mail.

Proposal Worshops

All students and mentors are encourage to attend Endeavor! proposal writing workshops sponsored by the Office of Sponsored Projects and Research before writing a proposal.






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