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.
For questions email BlugoldFellowship@uwec.edu