Undergraduate Research

2016 Symposium

Best Overall Wentz Research Scholars Presentation

Victor Ekehchiadi

Binding Eumelanin Inspired Core Molecules

Faculty Mentor: Dr. Toby Nelson, Chemistry

Poster Judge Sign-Up

If you are a graduate student and want to sign up to judge undergraduate research posters at the Symposium April 20, please sign up at the following link:



Building Bridges to the Next Generation in Thought: An Argument for Undergraduate Inquiry at OSU

About the Office

Scholar Development prepares students for the future whether in competition for prestigious national and international scholarships, admission to top graduate schools, securing highly competitive jobs or attaining the skills required to grow as a leader.  We enhance undergraduate experiences by encouraging student-faculty mentoring, supporting undergraduate research, providing engaging study abroad courses and assisting students applying for highly-selective awards and honors.

Undergraduate Research Video Competition

Freshman Research Scholar and Wentz Research Scholar Poster Printing Services

**NOTE: We are currently ONLY able to print posters for current Freshman Research Scholars or Wentz Research Scholars presenting at Undergraduate Research Symposiums sponsored by the Office of Scholar Development and Undergraduate Research. We do not have the resources to offer poster printing to anyone else at this time. 

How to Print a Poster

2015 Undergraduate Research Symposium

The newly inaugurated Scholar Development Undergraduate Research Symposium set records with an impressive display of more than 80 poster presentations from the 2014-15 Freshman and Wentz Research Scholars, which are listed below with links to full-sized PDFs of the posters.  Thanks goes to the large team of OSU faculty, staff, administrators and alumni who made this celebration of discovery a possibility!

Active Campaigns

The following "active campaigns" represent the fundraising efforts of the current Wentz Research Scholars, who need your support to advance their projects.  

Clicking on the project "widgets" will take you to the OSU Foundation's PhilanthroPete website, where you'll find more information about each project.

Undergraduate Research in the Arts and Humanities

Explore Opportunities for Undergraduate Research in the Arts and Humanities

Tuesday, February 24 | 5:30 p.m. | Bartlett Center 109

Free and Open to All OSU Students