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Undergraduate Research

Magellan Scholar Award

The Basics

  • up to $3,000 per Magellan Scholar for salary, materials or travel
  • for projects in collaboration with a faculty mentor
  • funds research, scholarly and creative projects
  • all campuses and all disciplines are eligible
  • minimum institutional GPA of 3.300

 

 

Fall Deadline

October 23, 2019, at 5 p.m.
Announced: December 17
Grants start January 2020

Spring Deadline

February 19, 2020, at 5 p.m.
Announced: April 10
Grants start May or August 2020

EXCEPTIONS


College of Education - Columbia

  • Requires an internal review of your proposal five business days before the stated deadline.
  • Contact Rebecca Wessinger at rineharr@mailbox.sc.edu as soon as you intend to submit.

College of Nursing - Columbia

Arnold School of Public Health

  • Requires submission into USCeRA 1 full business day prior to the deadline.
  • Contact Dr. Lumi Bakos, Bakos@email.sc.edu with questions.



 

All workshop dates have passed for this semester. 

Email our@sc.edu to determine if an alternative is available. Depending on how close to the application deadline, you may not be able to apply this round, if you've missed all the workshops. Please ask!

NOTE: Workshops are posted at the beginning of each semester. Check back in mid-August for Fall and early January for Spring workshop dates and times.



All workshop dates have passed for this semester. 

Email our@sc.edu to determine if an alternative is available. Depending on how close to the application deadline, you may not be able to apply this round, if you've missed all the workshops. Please ask!

NOTE: Workshops are posted at the beginning of each semester. Check back in mid-August for Fall and early January for Spring workshop dates and times.


 

Registration encouraged but not required. Same day registrations may not be recorded - please sign in at the workshop.

NOTE: If the workshop locations, dates, or times do not work in your schedule, contact our@sc.edu or 803-777-1141 ASAP - an alternative is available. Do NOT miss class to attend a workshop! 

Registration form:

Check back in January

You only need to attend one workshop, but changes occur each application round. It is your responsibility to follow the current semester's rules, requirements and forms.

Are you resubmitting a proposal? If so, review the guidebook for resubmission guidelines and requirements.

The required part of the workshop is ~45-50 minutes, followed by an optional 15-minute session on writing tips and hints.

Contact Undergraduate Research immediately! Email us at our@sc.edu, or call 803-777-1141, we may be able to offer an alternative.

Depending on how close the deadline, you may not be able to apply this round if you've missed all the workshops.

Contact Undergraduate Research immediately! Email us at our@sc.edu, or call 803-777-1141, we may be able to offer an alternative.

Depending on how close the deadline, you may not be able to apply this round if you've missed all the workshops.

NOTE: Workshops are posted at the beginning of each semester. Check back in mid-August for Fall and early January for Spring.

Each semester one workshop is offered by video conferencing to all campuses. See above for date, time, and location on each campus. 

If the date has passed or you are unable to attend, contact our@sc.edu for alternatives.

Mentors are encouraged to attend one workshop.

Mentors and students do not have to attend the same workshop.

Please check the guidebook for changes.

FORMS are updated often! Please do not resuse forms from previous semesters. Forms can be found on the "Applying" page.

 

 

 

 


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