Awards

Graduate MSGC Fellowship Awards Summer 2024

CUGR Announces Summer 2024 Graduate MSGC Fellowship Awardees

The University of Maine’s Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) is pleased to announce Summer 2024 MSGC Graduate Fellowship winners.  The 2024 Summer MSGC Graduate Fellowship awards help provide research opportunities to graduate students studying aerospace technology, space science, human exploration and space development, Earth science and other science- or engineering-related fields. The focus of proposed […]

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EPIC Fellowship Awardees Summer 2024

CUGR Announces Summer 2024 EPIC Fellowship Awardees

The University of Maine’s Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) is pleased to announce Summer 2024 EPIC fellowship winners.  Experiential Programs Innovation Central (EPIC) aspires to provide integrated experiential learning and high-impact, student-centered education opportunities through hands-on exposure to research practices, emerging technologies, design thinking, interdisciplinary experiences, and innovative problem-solving.   Students interested in pursuing any CUGR […]

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CUGR MSGC Research Experience Awardees

CUGR Announces Summer MSGC Research Experience Awardees

The University of Maine’s Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR)is pleased to announce Summer 2024 MSGC Research Experience Award winners.  The 2024 Summer MSGC Undergraduate Research Experience awards help provide research opportunities to undergraduate students in aerospace technology, space science, human exploration and space development, Earth science and other science- or engineering-related fields. The focus of […]

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CUGR Academic Year 23-24 Fellowship Recipients

CUGR Announces Academic Year Fellowship Recipients

The University of Maine’s Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) has announced the 2023-24 CUGR and Maine Space Grant Consortium (MSGC) academic year fellowship winners.  The CUGR Research and Creative Activities fellowships were developed to enhance and increase undergraduate student involvement in faculty-supervised research and are supported through the office of the Vice President for Research. […]

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2018-2020 CUGR Research Faculty Fellows

2018-20 CUGR Research Faculty Cohort The University of Maine Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) 2018–2020 Research Fellows Assistants. As part of the second year of the 2018-20 CUGR Research Faculty Fellow Program, each CUGR Research Fellows is provided $1,200 to support an undergraduate student research assistant of their choosing during the 2018-20 academic year. CUGR […]

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Student Nicholas Tiner, taking water samples from Frenchman Bay

Student Spotlight: Nicholas Tiner

For Nicholas Tiner, getting involved in research at UMaine “presented an opportunity to make a positive difference, even if just a small one.” He received a Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) Fellowship award for summer 2022, saying “a lot of CUGR recipients work on projects that strive to make the world a bit better. […] […]

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2022-2023 CUGR Research Faculty Fellows

2022-23 CUGR Research Faculty Fellows   The University of Maine Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) 2022-2024 Research Fellows   As part of the second year of the 2022-2024 CUGR Research Faculty Fellows Program, each CUGR Research Fellows is provided $1,200 to support an undergraduate student research assistant of their choosing during the 2022-2023 academic years. […]

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CUGR announces student award winners

The University of Maine’s Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) has announced the winners of Academic Year fellowship programs.  Supported by the Office of Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, CUGR provides several fellowship programs including the UMaine Institute of Medicine, UMaine Artificial Intelligence, and Maine Space Grant Consortium (MSGC) fellowships. Undergraduate […]

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2019-2021 CUGR Research Faculty Fellows

2019-2021 CUGR Research Faculty Cohort The University of Maine Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) 2019-2021 Research Fellows Assistants. As part of the second year of the 2019-2021 CUGR Research Faculty Fellow Program, each CUGR Research Fellows is provided $1,200 to support an undergraduate student research assistant of their choosing during the 2019-2021 academic year. CUGR […]

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2014-2016 CUGR Research Faculty Fellows

The University of Maine Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) 2014–2016 Research Fellows Assistants. Each student selected as a Research Fellow Assistant is awarded a $1,000 stipend to assist a CUGR Research Fellow during 2014-2016 on a research topic of their choice. The faculty participants in this program were nominated by their respective deans and participated […]

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