Application and Guidelines
Completed PURA applications should include the following:
When saving your PDF file, please include your name in the file name.
Proposals should use Times New Roman, Arial, Helvetica, or Verdana fonts, size 11 or 12, and should not exceed 3 pages.
Proposals should include the following information:
What question or problem does the project address? What hypothesis, if any, is to be tested?
Why is this study or work important?
How do you plan to execute your project? What will be your methods and timetable?
What courses and other experience have prepared you to undertake this project?
What is the expected outcome?
What form will your final report/project take?
How will the funds be used and by whom? Are you requesting course credit or a stipend? Please detail the expenses you anticipate.
By whom will the project be evaluated and according to what criteria?
The work must represent the originality and creativity of the student.