Resources for Undergraduate Research
Publications Highlighting Undergraduate Research
Several departments and programs have publications which profile undergraduate research. Browse their web sites for information about contributing to or receiving their publication.
Various science departments contribute to:
PennScience: Journal of Undergraduate Research
Department of History:
Penn History Review: Journal of Undergraduate Historians
Department of Earth and Environmental Science:
Senior Research Conference
Department of Psychology:
Perspectives in Psychology: The Undergraduate Psychology Journal of the University of Pennsylvania
ScholarlyCommons@Penn is a repository of scholarly output of researchers at the University of Pennsylvania. Scholars at Penn can use it to disseminate, publicize, and archive their work. Researchers and other interested readers can use it to learn about and keep up-to-date with Penn scholarship from anywhere in the world.
Resesarch at Penn
A University-wide database.
Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (CURF)
CURF provides information, advice, resources and encouragement to undergraduates interested in individual research.
Research Directory for Undergraduates
CURF maintains a database of Penn faculty and researchers interested in having undergraduates involved in their research.
Fellowships and Grants
Hamilton College House maintains a comprehensive database of fellowships and grants that includes programs administered by national and international granting agencies as well as programs sponsored by Penn.
Undergraduate Research Grants Administered by CURF
CURF also maintains a database to help undergraduates find funding for their research.
Penn Summer Research Internships
The College sponsors 20 summer research internships at area cultural, historical and educational organizations.
Communication Within the University (CWiC)
The CWiC Emerging Scholars Talks honors students with both strong research projects and superior speaking abilities by providing those students with a public forum in which to talk about their academic work.
Departmental Web Sites
Several departments and programs have web sites with information about undergraduate research in that field.