Students

URSP Student and OSCAR Fellow Jessica Magnotti shares her research at the Celebration of Student Scholarship in May 2013
URSP Student and OSCAR Fellow Jessica Magnotti shares her research at the Celebration of Student Scholarship, May 2013

The Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research (OSCAR) is the home of Students as Scholars, and is located in Johnson Center, room 246. 
 
The Mason Graduate is an engaged citizen, a well-rounded scholar, and is prepared to act. Participating in undergraduate research and creative activities prepares you for the world in all these areas. 


OSCAR supports students by:

  • helping them find a project and mentor
  • funding undergraduate research and creative projects
  • providing student travel grants
  • supporting interdisciplinary courses
  • hosting the Celebration of Scholarship
  • sharing information about undergraduate research opportunities

We regularly post news, updates, pictures, and information about off-campus opportunities on Facebook and Twitter. Follow us!
"Regardless of what you end up finding
out, there is so much that you learn from
just trying to do research." - Daniel Bond URSP Awardee, Spring 2012

Events

September 02

2015 Posters on the Hill


Council on Undegraduate Research

October 14

URSP Proposal Writing Workshop

2:00 PM
Johnson Center room G

October 15
October 17

Smithsonian Internships and Fellowships Workshop

1:30 PM
Enterprise Hall Room 178

October 28

URSP Proposal Writing Workshop

3:00 PM
Johnson Center room G

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News

OSCAR September 2014 student newsletter

OSCAR September 2014 student newsletter

Friday, September 5, 2014

The Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research (OSCAR) is the home of the Students as Scholars initiative at Mason.

Students as Scholars Courses Published in CUR Quarterly

Students as Scholars Courses Published in CUR Quarterly

Friday, September 12, 2014

Dr. Dann Sklarew, GMU Associate Professor in Environmental Science & Policy, and Dr. Andrew Wingfield, Sustainability Studies Fellow in the Office of the Provost, present their most recent research work in Fall '14 CUR Quarterly. Dr. Sklarew graces the cover of the issue!

 
OSCAR Student Excellence Award winner Zi Yang publishes his first peer reviewed work

OSCAR Student Excellence Award winner Zi Yang publishes his first peer reviewed work

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 Zi Yang, GMU History and Global Affairs graduate, participated in the Undergraduate Research Scholars Program (URSP) in Summer 13, Fall 13 and Spring 14 semesters. Zi won OSCAR's Student Excellence Award in 2014.

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