Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Awards

At a glance

  • Value: up to €2,000
  • You must be a current UCC Student in health-related disciplines to be eligible for this award
  • Questions about this award can be directed to


  • The College of Medicine and Health invites applications for Summer Undergraduate Research Awards (SURE) from undergraduate students in health-related disciplines in UCC to support their participation in research during summer 2022.  The purpose of these awards is to foster an interest in research and to give the student an opportunity to become familiar with research techniques.

    WHO should apply?

    • Applicants must be undergraduate students who are not in the final year of their degree course.
    • Applicants must be studying full-time at UCC.
    • Applicants must be studying in a health-related discipline.
    • Applicants must be conducting research with at least one UCC Dental School supervisor.
    • Each applicant may submit only one application.
    • Each supervisor may support only one student’s application.

    WHAT is the value of the award?

    Awards of up to €1600 per student are available for a maximum of eight weeks’ research.

    Additional €400 for consumables.


    How many awards are available?

     There is 1 award available in Dentistry


    WHEN is the DEADLINE for applications?               Monday 13 June 2022 @ 5pm


    How to apply?

    Applications must be made to  using this official application form.

    SURE Awards 2022

Please note the SURE award is now closed to applications.

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