Call for Proposals for Summer URSP

The Undergraduate Research Scholars Program (URSP) solicits proposals for
the summer semester of 2013. URSP gives undergraduates an authentic
research, creative, or scholarly experience under the guidance of a mentor.
Students may receive financial support and/or academic credit for their
projects. There are two options available for summer:

*	Traditional, 144 total hours 
*	Intensive, 360 hours 

The deadline for both options is February 22. Further details and revised
application forms can be found here:
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OSCAR Mentoring Excellence Award & OSCAR Student Excellence Award

The Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research (OSCAR)
requests nominations for the 2013 OSCAR Mentoring Excellence Award and the
2013 OSCAR Student Excellence Award.

The OSCAR Mentoring Excellence Award ($3000/mentor) recognizes and rewards
outstanding Mason employees who mentor undergraduate students in research
and creative activities and foster a culture of student scholarship in
support of Mason's Students as Scholars initiative. All current Mason
community members (e.g. faculty, staff, or graduate students) are eligible.
For more information, click here:

The OSCAR Student Excellence Award ($500/student) honors outstanding Mason
undergraduate students who have engaged in research, scholarly and creative
activities. All current full-time Mason undergraduate students are eligible.
For more information, click here:

OSCAR welcomes nominations from all disciplines. Nominations for both awards
are due by March 1. Feel free to contact [log in to unmask]
<mailto:[log in to unmask]>  for additional questions.



Sharon A. Caraballo, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs

Volgenau School of Engineering

George Mason University