The Hazel and Derek Sears Endowed Scholarship in Space and Planetary Sciences
The purpose of The Hazel and Derek Sears Endowed Scholarship in Space and Planetary
Sciences will be to support students enrolled in University and currently conducting research
with faculty members in the Arkansas Center for Space and Planetary Sciences at the
University of Arkansas.
Eligible students must be conducting research with a faculty member in the Arkansas Center for Space and Planetary Sciences and meet one of the following criteria:
a) a graduate program in the Graduate School and International Education;
b) undergraduate research programs (e.g., NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates program or similar);
c) conducting research as part of their degree requirements in the Honors College; or
d) conducting research as independent studies with a member of the space center faculty.
As part of the application process for the Hazel and Derek Sears Endowed Scholarship, please copy and paste the link below to fill out your research proposal form. Alternatively, you may highlight the link and right click to download the form. You will upload the completed research proposal form on Question 2 as a pdf. Please note that other formats will not be reviewed.
- Supplemental Questions
- Please provide the full name and email of faculty member who has ALREADY agreed to supervise your research.
- Please look at the award details for the link to the research proposal form. Please upload your completed Research Project Proposal as a pdf document. (ONLY pdf files will be reviewed.)
- Please upload a letter of support from the faculty mentor supporting your research. (ONLY pdf file)
- Are you enrolled in the Honors College?