The Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) at UMaine, facilitates faculty mentored research and creative activities for undergraduate students across all academic disciplines since its inception in 2008. CUGR is managed by Dr. Ali Abedi, Director, along with Administrative Specialist, Alexandria Jesiolowski, and the CUGR Advisory Committee. This website provides you with important information regarding announcements, upcoming events, applications for undergraduate research opportunities and research funding provided both by CUGR and outside sources, as well as other resource links for both students and faculty. In order to keep you up-to-date with our current events, we have also provided links to our multiple social media forums on this page.



To Apply for any of these awards and programs click on the Program Title. This will allow you to view the electronic application and call for proposals page. *You must sign-in with your @maine.edu account to successfully submit the forms.  All Proposals and Applications are to be completed and submitted ELECTRONICALLY. For more information regarding these programs go to our CUGR Programs page.