First Year Research Opportunities

This page was last updated on December 3, 2018.

Get involved in undergraduate research.

Each year, the First Year of Studies provides funding and learning opportunities for first-year students interested in undergraduate research through its ND Ignite Research Fellowship. This fellowship provides support for first-year students to conduct independent research, scholarship, or creative endeavors outside of regular coursework.

Proposal Deadline:

  • April 5, 2019 at midnight for projects that will start Summer Semester 2019

To apply, go to


Additional Research Oportunities

The  College of Arts and Letters Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Undergraduate Research Opportunity

The College of Engineering Undergraduate Research Opportunities

The College of Science Fall Undergraduate Research Fair

The Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement 

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)