ORCA grants are awarded to students whose proposals possess exceptional potential to make a difference. In order to participate, students must work under the direction of a mentor. We encourage faculty members to support students in their research endeavors and help them through the application process.
Deadlines for the 2012-2013 academic year:
- Aug 27 – Application period begins
- Nov 1 – ORCA student deadline
- Nov 8 – ORCA Mentor endorsement deadline
- Feb 4 – ORCAs announced
- Feb 18 – ORCA checks available