Providing undergraduate students with enhanced educational experiences.
Undergraduate experiences can have a tremendous impact on future career decisions. At Kentucky NSF EPSCoR, we work to provide undergraduate students across the Commonwealth with engaging, hands-on learning experiences that encourage the pursuit of STEM degrees.
PEER-LED TEAM LEARNING
AT KENTUCKY STATE UNIVERSITY
Helping Other Students
Achieve Their Goals
Our robust Peer-Led Team Learning (PLTL) program allows undergraduate students to serve as peer leaders of team learning activities at the Kentucky State University Academic Center.
APPALACHIAN BOLD PROGRAM
Extending Science Learning in Eastern Kentucky
The Appalachian B.O.L.D. (Bioeconomy, Outreach, Leadership, and Development) Summer Camp aims to increase the diversity of people entering the STEM workforce by targeting the state’s economically challenged coal regions and engaging students in STEM disciplines.
Interns are 70% more likely to be hired as full-time employees.
What Employers Say:
66% of employers feel that relevant work experience is the most important factor in their hiring decisions.
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH PROGRAM
AT THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY
Students in the Lab
Kentucky NSF EPSCoR is working to stimulate and create formalized research structures for laboratory-based undergraduate research by implementing a formal Undergraduate Research Program at the University of Kentucky.
Kentucky NSF EPSCoR
Spindletop Administration Building
2624 Research Park Drive
Lexington, KY 40511
Phone: +1 (859) 257 0351
Congrats to @UKEngineering Professor and #EPSCoR researcher, John Balk, who won the SEC Faculty Achievement Award!… https://t.co/M05N8lgrAI 2 weeks ago