expect the most from our research scholars.
often work two years on a project and complete a senior thesis. They present their research at professional
meetings; many publish. Most attend
graduate school after receiving their bachelor’s degree.
year, UCLA provides nearly two million dollars to support research
scholars. Some funding comes from
foundations, such as Beckman and Howard Hughes; other funds come from federal
agencies such as the National Science Foundation, but most of the funding
comes from donors who want to support UCLA’s
undergraduate research scholars.