BLaST URE AY2024-2025 research funding

The Biomedical Learning and Student Training program at UAF has supported undergraduates and scientists from all biomedical fields through its funding opportunities. BLaST invites students to apply now to earn up to $6,000* to conduct research for the 2024-2025 academic year. This award may be used to cover hourly wages, tuition, travel, supplies, and services. Full details are on the URE Apply Now website.  *Dependent on available funding.

The deadline to apply is Monday, May 27, 2024, by midnight. To learn more, visit 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 $6,000 for the 2024-2025 academic year
  • WHEN: Applications are due May 27, 2024, by midnight
  • APPLY AT: The URE application website. A pdf of the application questions and eligibility requirements are at the BLaST URE Apply Now website 
  • 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. Please see the website for more details.
  • CONTACT: BLaST office at or by phone at 907-474-5111