September 10, 2015

Saluki Rookies applications available

Faculty and staff should be aware the application for 2015-16 Creative and Scholarly Saluki Rookies (CCSR) is available. The application deadline is Oct. 1.

All full-time undergraduate SIU Carbondale students with less than 75 credit hours at the start of the fall 2015 semester and who will be full-time students through the spring 2016 semester are encouraged to apply.

Awardees have the opportunity for a $500 stipend at the end of the spring 2016 semester and work with a faculty mentor on a research or creative activity project.  Awarded project activities will be carried out during the spring 2016 semester with a poster presentation at the 2016 Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Forum on April 4.

For more information or if there is interest in mentoring a student through the CSSR program, contact the Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities at 453-4433 or