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Student Research Benefits

  • Students discover their passion and talents and continue on to successful careers!
  • Research projects can lead to scholarships and/or awards; projects look good on a resume and  graduate school application.
  • Research experience allows undergraduate students to better understand published works, learn to balance collaborative and individual work, determine an area of interest, and jump start their careers as researchers.




First Step Research Incentive

"" First Step Research Incentive Application

This program is geared toward first and second year students interested in getting involved in research. Please complete application and email to uwbur@uw.edu.  If your application is chosen, the school associated with your area of interest (STEM, Education, Nursing, IAS, or Business) will receive a $500 incentive to match you with a research faculty mentor. Applications are due January 12, 2017 at 5PM.





Founder's Fellow Research Scholarship

The University of Washington Bothell Office of Research is pleased to announce that the application period for 2018 UW Bothell Founder’s Fellow Awards is now open.  These $1,000 student awards are possible because of the generous support of the UW Bothell Founder’s Endowed Fellowship. 

The purpose of these awards is to encourage and recognize the participation of undergraduate students in research in all disciplines and inter-disciplines represented on the UW Bothell campus. These awards will allow students to focus more attention and time on their research, scholarship and creative activity.  Students from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. 

 Applications are due February 2, 2017 at 5PM.

""How to Apply


More Opportunities


""Faculty from all UW campuses  post research opportunities for undergraduate students to the UW Research database.


uw-icons-lightbulb.pngFind research opportunities at Bothell, within the UW system, and summer opportunities. 


""UW Bothell Office of Research has  scholarships for students participating in undergraduate research. These awards allow students to focus more attention and time on their research.




UREACH Ambassadors 

UREACH Ambassadors provide outreach and guidance to UW Bothell students interested in getting involved in research and creative practice. 


How to Contact Faculty


Not sure what to say when you write to a faculty member about research? Copy and paste this template below and customize it for a streamlined appearance.


Dear Professor X,
My name is Student Y, and I am a Z year student at UW Bothell. I was intrigued by your poster, “Project Title” at the Undergraduate Research and Creative Practice Fair. Would it be possible to meet with you to further discuss my possible involvement in your research? I am available Days and Times. I look forward to hearing from you.
Student Y