Welcome to the Undergraduate Research Initiative at Texas State

Developed by the Honors College and the Office of the Provost's AVP for Research and Federal Relations, the Undergraduate Research Initiative offers all undergraduate students funding opportunities to enhance their education through faculty-supervised research opportunities as we hope to continue the University's prestige as a research institution.

See About Us for more information on the Undergraduate Research Program's establishment and mission statement.

New Workshop Series: Presenting at an Undergraduate Research Conference

A series of workshops on presenting your research at a local, regional, or national undergraduate research conference will be presented by Prof. Laura Ellis-Lai, Department of English.

Workshop 1: Find Your Mentor (October 2, 2015) in Lampasas 301, 1:30-2:30 pm
Workshop 2: Find Your Conference (November 6, 2015) in Lampasas 301, 1:30-2:30 pm
Workshop 3: Find Your Funding (February 5, 2016) in Lampasas 301, 1:30-2:30 pm
Workshop 4: Find Your Words (March 4, 2016) in Lampasas 301, 1:30-2:30 pm

(Please click on the links above for more information about each workshop.)


S.U.R.F Grant DeadlinesApplications are reviewed monthly during each regular long-term semester. The proposal deadlines for the fall semesters are September 25, October 25, and November 25; deadlines for the spring semesters are January 25, February 25, March 25; and the deadline for summer 2016 projects will be April 25 if funding remains.  Funding is limited to $1000 per student.

Click here for details.