UROP representative to visit this week

Catalina Ormsby, MPA – Associate Director, UROP (Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program) at the University of Michigan will be visiting GRCC on Wednesday, January 29, 2014. 

Catalina will have an open meeting for students to discuss the Community College Summer Fellowship Program (CCSFP) and the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP).  The open meeting will take place from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in Room 350 Student Center.   We encourage you to share this information to students – invite them to attend the meeting.

Students will also have a chance to meet a current Peer Advisor and UROP Academic Year participant.

Below you will find additional information on the program!

Community College Summer Fellowship Program (CCSFP)   2014 General Information:

UM’s Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) offers a 10-week Summer Research Fellowship for community college students interested in transferring to the University of Michigan. Michigan’s Community College Summer Fellowship Program (CCSFP) seeks to attract a diverse student population, including women, historically underrepresented and first generation college students, veterans and students from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds. The program offers research opportunities at the UM campus in a wide range of fields such as biomedical sciences, social sciences, humanities, engineering, or natural and environmental sciences.

The Application Deadline for Summer 2014 is Friday, February 28th at 5:00pm. Please contact me at acormsby@umich.edu or at 734-615-9000 if you would like additional information. I would also be happy to talk to students directly if they have any questions or to hold an info session.

Below is the link for information on the Community College Summer Research Fellowship 2014 and the application guidelines.