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Call for Proposals to Present @Inclusion Symposium to be held 10/13/2017

08/01/2017 Application Deadline Inclusion Symposium Proposal Form

Creating Inclusive Learning Environments Faculty, students, staff, alumni, groups and interdisciplinary teams that are members of the university community are encouraged to submit proposals that aim to Create, Connect, Engage - Creating Inclusive Learning Environments 

Call for Miami SOUP proposals – transformative community change projects in southwest Ohio

9/24/2017 Miami SOUP a mini granting dinner invites teams of students, faculty/staff, and community partners to submit a proposal to make a significant impact and contribute towards positive change in the region.

Miami's Office of Research for Undergraduates (ORU) sponsors and facilitates these programs.

(URA) Undergraduate Research Award 

Program encourages all enrolled full-time undergraduates to initiate and carry out small-scale, independent research or creative projects in any discipline.
Fall application deadline Monday Oct 16, 2017 Spring application deadline Monday March 5, 2018

(DUOS) Doctoral-Undergraduate Opportunity Scholarship

Application Deadline Monday Oct 16, 2017  Program offers the opportunity for undergraduates to work with and learn from graduate students while conducting research under the supervision of a faculty member. 

(USS) Undergraduate Summer Scholars 

Student Application Deadline 02/02/2018
A nine-week summer program, USS enables sophomores and juniors to do research or other creative activities in the summer with the supervision of an individual faculty mentor. Student Application Deadline 02/02/2018  Submit your application to the department of the faculty member who agrees to serve as your USS Mentor.


Miami University 24th annual Undergraduate Research Forum

Save the date April 25, 2018 
University-wide academic community celebration of student scholarly activities. 
Online presenter registration will open mid January 2018 and end March 9th.

(HawksNest) Crowdfunding for Undergraduate Research Projects 

HawksNest crowdfunding platform invites alumni, family, and friends of the university to directly support the research and scholarship of Miami University students, faculty, and staff. Ongoing application deadline

RedHawk Ventures - Student-led venture capital fund, supporting Miami University student and alumni founded startups 

Ongoing application deadline We provide advisory services and funding to grow young businesses from the earliest stages of idea generation onward. Members of Redhawk Ventures attain practical knowledge of the funding process through establishing funding criteria and actual allocation of capital in the range of $1,000-$25,000. Affiliated with the Page Center for Entrepreneurship at Miami University's Farmer School of Business

Divisions and Departments

Because discovery-based learning is integral to the Miami Experience, additional research opportunities are available through academic divisions and departments.

Centers and Programs

Students are invited to explore these centers and programs that provide avenues for student discovery, encourage student scholarly contributions, and offer research opportunities.

Humanities Center

Howe Writing Center

Western Inquiry Program Gerber Award

Honors Program

Mallory-Wilson Center for Health Care Education

Center for Psychological Inquiry