UNCG’s MARC U-STAR Fellows get hands on research experience during their junior and senior year through:

  • a yearly ~$12,000 stipend and tuition is paid at the in-state level
  • Undergraduate research in a faculty mentor’s lab
  • Specialized courses and workshops
  • Funding to engage in a research project
  • Opportunities to publish and present their work
  • Paid summer research experiences
  • Travel funds to attend scientific conferences


Commitment from our Fellows:

  • Agree to conduct research part-time during the regular school year and full-time during the 10-week summer period
  • MARC Trainees must maintain a 3.0 GPA to remain in the Program
  • Attend weekly meetings
  • MARC Courses