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Research Scholar Distinction at Graduation
November 11, 2021 - November 12, 2021Free
Are you a graduating undergraduate student researcher? You could receive Undergraduate Research Scholar Distinction!
Undergraduate Research Scholar Distinction is a notable honor for dedicated undergraduate student researchers. To be distinguished as an Undergraduate Research Scholar at graduation, students must complete at least two semesters of undergraduate research, present their research, and obtain a recommendation from a Mines faculty mentor.
Applications for December 2021 graduates are due no later than November 11th, 2021. When you submit your application, a form will automatically be sent to the faculty mentor you listed to write your recommendation. Faculty mentors must submit this form no later than November 18th, 2021.
To apply for an Undergraduate Research Scholar distinction at graduation, you must:
1) Complete at minimum for two semesters of undergraduate research (totaling in a minimum of 120 hours of research or approx. 4-5 hours of research per week, per semester).
2) Disseminate your research to the public (at a conference, via a journal, or through some other poster presentation).
3) Obtain a recommendation from a Mines faculty research mentor.
4) Write a brief summary of your research experience.
For more information and access to the application, follow this link: https://www.mines.edu/undergraduate-research/scholar-distinction/