PURC Center

Grant Opportunities

Grant Opportunities

The Pembroke Undergraduate Research and Creativity (PURC) Center is accepting requests for funding to support Faculty Mentored Student Scholarship/Creativity. 

  1. Student Travel Funds (STF) are funds to assist with travel for research, presentation of extracurricular projects or exhibits, meetings, and performances. 

  2. Student Scholarship Support (S3) funds short-term extracurricular research, creative projects, entrepreneurial, and scholarly endeavors.

  3. Undergraduate Scholar Assistantships (USA) funds semester-long extracurricular research, creative, entrepreneurial, and scholarly endeavors. This grant is temporarily suspended.

All students supported by PURC Center funds must have a faculty mentor and present their work at the PURC Symposium in the Spring.

Qualifications for all PURC Center funding:

  1. Be enrolled as a degree-seeking undergraduate student at UNCP in good academic standing
  2. Have completed a minimum of 12 credits at UNCP by time of application
  3. Other grant-specific requirements may apply.

All materials purchased with funds awarded by the PURC Center become property of UNCP.

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