BLaST offers student spring 2024 funding

Since 2014, the Biomedical Learning and Student Training program at UAF has supported undergraduates and scientists from all biomedical fields through its funding opportunities. The Biomedical Learning and Student Training program invites students to apply to earn up to $2,500 to conduct research for Spring 2024. This award may be used to cover hourly wages, tuition, travel, supplies, and services. The deadline to apply is Monday, Nov. 6, 2023, by midnight.

To learn more, go to the BLaST URE website. If you need help filling out your application or finding a project or mentor, contact us at our email, or via phone 907-474-5111.

Who: Current UAF, UAS, APU, Iḷisaġvik College, Diné College, Salish Kootenai College, and Fort Lewis College undergraduates,
What: BLaST Undergraduate Research Experience awards funding opportunity up to $3,000 for the SPRING 2024 semester,
When: Applications are due Monday, Nov. 6, 2023, by midnight.
Apply at: The spring URE application website. A pdf is available of application questions and eligibility requirements.
Requirements: Eligible students must have an interest in biomedical or One Health research; have a faculty mentor on their campus; and have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.