The Whitaker Center supports FGCU STEM majors through:
The Center is also affiliated with the student organization for FGCU Cancer Research Program (RSO available for students interested in Cancer Research).
The Whitaker Center facilitates student research by providing assistance through summer research scholarships, research proposal development, selection of faculty supervisors, and the IRB approval process. In addition, the Center assists students and their supervisors in the publication and dissemination of the research results. We provide leadership in the development of undergraduate research that can be duplicated within the university and other post secondary institutions.
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- Applicants must be either a faculty or student at FGCU.
- Due to limited funds, an individual may receive no more than $500 per academic year per category.
- Funds will not be awarded for salary stipends.
- Funds may not be awarded for student travel associated with an FGCU course (example, we cannot fund study abroad)
Other Opportunities for student funding:
USSSA awards are made on a rolling basis.
WC Mini-grant Funding
We offer a variety of short-term opportunities to work in STEM Outreach through our
Check back in Spring 2020 for next year's summer programming internships
Phone number: (239) 745-4423