DEADLINE: Friday, September 27, 2017
PROGRAM DATES: mid-October 2017 – June 2018

Award Description

The Chemistry of Life Processes Institute (CLP) invites NU undergraduates to apply for a $1,000 grant designed to provide a student or team of students with support for multi-disciplinary research with a CLP faculty member. The funds are designated for the purchase of scientific supplies and registration and travel costs to the Chicago Area Undergraduate Research Symposium (CAURS) in April.


Scientific supplies
Registration and travel to the Chicago Area Undergraduate Research Symposium (CAURS) in April


Students must be current NU undergraduates (preference is given to rising third and fourth year students)
Students must conduct their research with a CLP faculty member
Students must have previous lab experience

Application Materials

To apply, students should submit the following materials:
Completed application form
One-page proposal describing the research you will conduct if selected for this program. Figures and citations can be on a second page. Include title of project centered at top of page. Please also describe your future goals.
Letter of recommendation from a CLP faculty member.

Submission Instructions

Application materials can be submitted via email or in person by 5:00PM
Electronically submitted materials should be sent to Tiffany Ozmina,
Submit your application materials in person to Silverman Hall 3-601
CLP Faculty may submit the recommendation letter via email to Tiffany Ozmina
A scholar or team of scholars will be named by mid-October.

For additional information about this program, please contact Tiffany Ozmina:
Silverman Hall 3-601