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The Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher Award

March 15, 2023
The Student Undergraduate Research Council (SURC) is pleased to announce the Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher Award (DURA). This award recognizes outstanding academic research by undergraduates at the University of Central Florida. Award: Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher Award recipients receive: A $250 scholarship to recognize their efforts (contingent upon SGA funding) A certificate and an Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR)…

Florida Executive Women (FEW) $3,000 Undergraduate Scholarship

March 15, 2023
The Florida Executive Women (FEW) Scholarship Application is now open. FEW will award a $3,000 scholarship to a rising sophomore or junior female student who meets all these qualifications: who is a full-time resident of Orange, Seminole, Brevard, Lake, Volusia, or Osceola County. who maintains a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 has a financial need of at…

NASA Annual Career and Networking Event – 4/1/23

March 9, 2023
The Annual Career and Networking Event is hosted by Kennedy Space Center’s Astronaut Memorial Foundation at the Center for Space Education. The event is geared towards high school juniors and seniors, college students, and recent college graduates interested in STEM. There will be representatives from many of the major space corporations (Boeing, SpaceX, L3, etc.). …

ASME at UCF Themed Entertainment Design Panel – March 6

March 1, 2023
Are you seeking a career in the Themed Entertainment industry? Interested in the design and fabrication process of a thematic experience? Join us in welcoming the following companies as they give us insight into what it takes to create a magical experience: Disney, Universal, Roush, Falcon’s Creative Group, Bungalow Scenic Studios, and AOA. The 45+…

AEI Summer Honors Program – Applications due March 15th

March 1, 2023
Applications for the 2023 Summer Honors Program are open and to ask you for student nominations. If you have any students at UCF who you think would be interested, you can nominate them here. Applications are due March 15, 2023. AEI’s Summer Honors Program is a fully funded opportunity for students to come to AEI…

Astronaut Scholarship

February 23, 2023
EXCEL/COMPASS students are encouraged to apply. We have had multiple winners from our program – you could be the next one! Below find information about the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation award, which is an exceptional opportunity for our junior/senior level students. For more information on the process of applying, please contact the Office of Prestigious Awards. UCF…

NASA Pathway Internships – deadline March 1

February 9, 2023
Which Program is Right For You? Program STEM Engagement Internship Pathways Internship Program Overview Provides students and educators with hands-on, project based experiences. Great opportunity to gain valuable experience at NASA!   Provides students and recent graduates with paid work experience and a dynamic development opportunity, similar to a co-op. Offers the chance for permanent…

Citizen Science GIS – Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

February 6, 2023
Citizen Science GIS NSF REU/RET Site Overview: This summer virtually through Citizen Science GIS at University of Central Florida, we are pleased to host the 7th year of our National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates & Teachers (REU/RET) Site “Preparing the Next Generation of Scholars through Community GIS and Citizen Science.” Our in-person program…

Vanderbilt Engineering Informational Session: 1/25

January 20, 2023
Academic Advancement Programs is hosting an In-Person Vanderbilt Engineering Informational Session on Wednesday, January 25th at 3:30PM to 4:30PM. Food will be provided! We would love to invite your students! Attached is a flyer to share and below are session details. This is a great opportunity to: Hear information about the school and engineering programs…

Join the EXCEL LLC – Application now open

January 20, 2023
Are you living on campus?  As a 2023-24 incoming first-year EXCEL/COMPASS student, you can apply for our EXCEL Living Learning Community (LLC) to immerse yourself with likeminded students and take advantage of academic and social events within the community.  Check out more information by visiting our LLC page.

NSIN X-Force Fellows Application

November 18, 2022
Check out the job & internship opportunities with NSIN Hirethon in Washington, DC that were just posted on Handshake. You can find more information at X-Force Fellows and National Security Innovation Network (NSIN) and apply on Handshake by making an account.

L3 Harris Tech Talk Panel & Networking

November 8, 2022
Join us as we host a technology panel with L3Harris’ engineering leaders!  Networking reception to follow with appetizers and refreshments. Thursday, November 17th from 6-8 pm in HEC 101

WiSTEM2D Fall virtual event on NETWORKING

October 31, 2022
In 2015, Johnson & Johnson launched WiSTEM2D – Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing, and Design (STEM2D) – initiative to promote learning and career opportunities in STEM2D disciplines. Led by a network of volunteers from across Johnson & Johnson and its local operating companies, this ambitious initiative seeks to promote learning across Youth, University…

Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership – Ideas Competition

October 13, 2022
CEL is offering TWO great opportunities for students across campus to showcase their innovation and startup venture ideas this semester.  Ideas Competition (deadline 10/21, $4000 in awards): This is our simplest competition. It’s designed to promote engagement in entrepreneurial problem solving and only requires answers to 3-4 substantive questions. Applicants need to describe a problem,…

2022 Grad Prep Week

October 11, 2022
Graduate School Preparation Week is Back!! October 8th – 14th   Graduate School Preparation Week is a full week of workshops, speakers, and resources for students interested in pursuing a graduate degree. Ending the week with a Virtual Grad School & Summer Research Fair.

US Department of Energy Internship Fair – October 25

September 26, 2022
Looking for a Summer Internship through the Department of Energy?  Check out the Internship Fair on October 26th at and

Paid Undergraduate Research Fellow in Emerging Materials

September 7, 2022
The Center for Ultrafast Dynamics and Catalysis in Emerging Materials (C-UDCEM), a National Science Foundation funded Pathways to Research and Education in Materials (PREM) Center for Under-Represented Minorities (URM) is seeking multiple highly motivated and talented STEM undergraduate students, to join a cohort of PREM scholars and conduct ground breaking research in advanced materials for…

NASA Internship Opportunities

September 7, 2022
Check out the Internships Brochure for more information on all of NASA’s internship programs. Fall Recruitment Events: There are several virtual and in-person career events in the coming months. Check out the full event calendar here.

NASA DEVELOP Opportunity – Due 10/7

September 7, 2022
DEVELOP addresses environmental and public policy issues through interdisciplinary research projects that apply the lens of NASA Earth observations to community concerns around the globe. Bridging the gap between NASA Earth science and society, DEVELOP builds capacity in both participants and partner organizations to better prepare them to address the challenges that face our society…