Want to gain research experience?


Spend the next academic year under the mentorship of a UCI Blum Center researcher!

Build essential research skills and contribute to current Blum Center research on:


Eligibility: Any full time UCI undergraduate. No research experience needed.

Academic Credit: Selected students will enroll in Directed Studies for 4 units each quarter. (*With advance notice, this fellowship may also be eligible for Social Ecology Field Study)


Apply: Follow the link below to read the full description and access the application link.  You’ll submit: (1) cover letter, (2) resume/CV,  and(3) responses to several short prompts.


  • Early Application Deadline: August 1, 2023
  • Final Deadline: October 3, 2023


Contact:  Maureen J. Purcell, PhD  mjpurcel@uci.edu