Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA)

Interested in research in Statistics and Actuarial Science?

If you are interested in working on a current research project that aligns with your studies or are considering graduate studies, working full-time (35 hours/week) or part-time (10hours/week) with a faculty supervisor during your undergraduate degree is a valuable experience.

Contact a faculty member directly to request consideration to work on their project, or send your current resume and unofficial transcript along with your research interests to Lisa Baxter to distribute to the department on your behalf. Full-time research positions can be coordinated to meet the requirements of a co-op term.

Finding a Supervisor

Supervisors by research strengths:

Research Funding Awards (Full-time)

Students coordinating with a supervisor to work full-time on a project may be eligible for funding through the following awards:

President’s Research Awards (Part-time or Full-time)

Eligible students, coordinating with a supervisor to work part-time or full-time on a project can apply for following award:

Questions or Further Information

Contact Lisa Baxter at lisa.baxter@uwaterloo.ca