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Spring 2021 - Undergraduate Research Training Program (URTP) Human Subjects Training Seminars

February 23, 2021

Harvard College students considering a research project that includes interaction with living people and/or gathering and using information about living people must receive research ethics training and take part in the Undergraduate Research Training Program (URTP). The URTP is a comprehensive platform to create better prepared undergraduate...

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Harvard named a 2020-21 Fulbright U.S. Student Program Top Producing Institution!

February 22, 2021

Harvard is proud to be included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2020-2021 Fulbright U.S. Students. The Fulbright Program was created to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. Fulbright is the world’s largest and most diverse international educational exchange program. The primary source of funding for the Fulbright Program is an annual appropriation made by the U.S. Congress to...

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Summer Research 2021

January 12, 2021

Happy New Year! It's time to begin thinking about summer research!

Although coronavirus pandemic complications continue for the College, URAF is moving forward to promote undergraduate research experiences for continuing students in summer 2021. To that end, we are preparing for both remote and in-person experiences across all our programs, with the proviso that university policy on campus and residential occupancy ultimately will determine logistics and practical considerations for research and...

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COVID-19 Project by Mark Czeisler '19 featured by Australian-American Fulbright Commission

April 29, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic cut short the time in Australia for Fulbright Scholar Mark Czeisler '19—but out of the situation, Mark was able to start a new transnational project on COVID-19 mitigration strategies. You can read more about Mark's work in a recent story by the Australian-American Fulbright CommissionRead more about COVID-19 Project by Mark Czeisler '19 featured by Australian-American Fulbright Commission

News about COVID-19

March 3, 2020

The safety and wellbeing of all undergraduate students and recent alumni awarded travel grants is our top priority. URAF will follow all directives from the Harvard University Office of Global Support Services and the United States State Department to determine the health and safety risk of travel to various regions. If Global Support Services recommends that students not travel to an area, then no funding will be awarded for travel to that destination. The Harvard College office or center...

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