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What will you discover?

Imagine working side-by-side with a college professor to create a new product, develop a marketing campaign, or research a vital community issue. Sound exciting? The opportunity can be yours through the Blugold Fellowship offered by UW-Eau Claire, a university nationally known for undergraduate research and student/faculty collaboration.

What is the Blugold Fellowship?

Each year UW-Eau Claire offers twenty incoming first-year students a unique opportunity to work roughly three to five hours per week as assistants to university faculty on special projects or collaborative research. Students selected for the Blugold Fellowship receive a $1,500 scholarship and, a $1,200 work stipend for their research assistant positions. The funding is renewable in the sophomore year for a total value of $5,400. The full description can be found on the Gold for Blugolds scholarship application website.


What are the benefits?

  • In-depth knowledge and firsthand experience for your career or graduate school.
  • Strong connections to faculty and community members.
  • Presentations at research conferences.
  • Research that may lead to published findings.
  • Income for a fascinating experience.

Apply today at the Admissions website scholarships page and be sure to indicate specific interest in this program in your application. 

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