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Many Penn students come to Penn wanting to "do research", but figuring out what that means and how to go about it can be daunting.  CURF is here to help!  

Here's how:

  • Sign up via this form for access to our Canvas site, a one-stop-shop for resources & info on every step in the process
  • Learn more about who, what, where, and why undergraduates do research.
  • Get advice from people who can help.
  • Find a faculty advisor.
  • Investigate funding or academic credit options.
  • Schedule an advising appointment with Dr. Ann Vernon-Grey or Graduate Fellow Teddy Chappell

Upcoming Research Deadlines

Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF) Program
Application Deadline: December 10, 2021
Undergraduate Clinical Scholars Program (UCSP)
Application Deadline: January 7, 2022
Penn Undergraduate Research Mentoring Program (PURM)
Application Deadline: January 21, 2022
Team Grants for Interdisciplinary Activities (TGIA)
Application Deadline: January 23, 2022
Grants for Faculty Mentoring Undergraduate Research
Application Deadline: January 23, 2022
Penn Program for Public Service Internship Program
Application Deadline: January 29, 2022
Application Deadline: February 4, 2022
Upcoming Research Events
Upcoming Events