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President's Undergraduate Research Scholars


The President’s Undergraduate Research Scholars Program is a project designed to increase the number of individuals conducting undergraduate research. The grant program will provide an opportunity for undergraduate students to engage in high level research with a faculty mentor in preparation for graduate education. TAMUK is making a profound difference in the educational, cultural and economic development of the communities we serve, and we are excited about the opportunities this program can offer. 


Students are eligible to apply if the applicant is a TAMUK student, who is a junior or a senior, has at least a 3.25 GPA, and has a sincere interest in research.

To apply, please read the President’s Undergraduate Research Scholars Program brochure and submit the following documents to College Hall Room 230.

  • Application for the Program
  • Current Academic transcript
  • A list of academic and extracurricular, honors, distinctions and Scholarships
  • A list of memberships in academic organizations and participation in academic activities
  • Previous research experience, if any
  • Two letters of recommendation, one from a faculty member and one personal
  • Personal essay 300-words
  • Copy of social security card and driver’s license
  • Copy of Academic Degree plan

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