University Scholar Timeline

Prospective University Scholars

  • Tues. April 5, and Wed. April 6, 2022: Information session for current sophomores (First-year students also welcome!) 5-6 pm, via WebEx.  Agenda for Info Session
  • Summer 2022: Contact at least one faculty member to discuss ideas for your project and read relevant scholarship
  • Mon. Sept. 12, 2022: Letter of Intent due no later than midnight, via this form
  • Tues. Sept. 20, 2022: University Scholar Proposal Preparation Workshop (5-6 pm, WebEx: https://uconn-cmr.webex.com/meet/mbv02002)
  • Wed. Sept 21, 2022: University Scholar Proposal Preparation Workshop (5-6 pm, WebEx:https://uconn-cmr.webex.com/meet/mbv02002)
  • Mon. Nov. 7, 2022: University Scholar application due via the Quest portal (Program name: University Scholar)
  • Wed. Dec. 21, 2022: Applicants will be notified of Selection Committee’s decision

Newly Selected University Scholars

  • Jan. 25, 2023: Mandatory orientation meeting, TBD, 5-6 p.m.
  • Jan. 30, 2023: Email the coordinator a 100-word description of your University Scholar Project and a 50-word bio to be used for publicity purposes

Current University Scholars