Undergraduate Research Scholarships

The 2018-2019 applications have closed. The 2019-2020 applications will be available in Spring 2019.

Warren College Undergraduate Research Scholarships encourage outstanding Warren students to engage in scholarly research and creative or artistic experimentation. These scholarships provide support of up to $3,000 to subsidize travel, supplies, equipment, and other costs associated with these endeavors.

Warren students from all majors are eligible to apply. U.S. citizenship is not a requirement.

Applications are evaluated by a panel of Warren College faculty from a variety of disciplines. The applicant must secure a faculty sponsor who must approve the overall project and itemized budgetary request. All recipients will be required to submit an analytical paper (in addition to any physical project that might result) at the completion of the project.

Project Prerequisite:

  • The project proposal must be independent research for work above and beyond the normal course of study, unless the project overlaps with research associated with a senior honors project or independent/special studies
  • The subject matter of the research project does not have to be related to the student’s major, minor, or other coursework

Before applying, applicants must secure a faculty sponsor who must approve the project and budget and will advise during the research process.


View recipients of previous Undergraduate Research Scholarships

Conference Funding Support

Warren College encourages outstanding Warren students to present their research papers and projects at educational and professional conferences. Warren College students can apply for funding support of up to $250 per student that can be used to subsidize travel and registration expenses associated with attending conferences. Warren students from all majors are eligible to apply. Applications will be evaluated by the Warren College Provost’s Office. The applicant must secure a brief letter of support from a UCSD faculty sponsor who should email the letter to

Funding will be awarded via reimbursement; receipts must be submitted to the Warren College Provost’s Office after the applicant attends the conference.

Apply for funding to present at an educational or professional conference.

Warren College Study Abroad Scholarship

The Warren College Study Abroad Scholarship is open to Warren College students participating in a study abroad program during Summer or Fall 2018. Please submit your applications to the Warren College Academic Advising Office in the CSE Building room 1137.

Deadline to Apply: TBD

View application here