Example Proposals

Several previous SURF fellow have generously agreed to share their successful research proposals with prospective applicants in the spirit of demystifying the research proposal process. In reading their proposal, please observe the standards of academic honesty and integrity.

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William Lin, Molecular and Cell Biology, SURF 2021

Mallen Clifton, "English, Mathematics," SURF 2021

Jonathan Kuo, Rhetoric & Molecular and Cell Biology, SURF 2021

Orion Ning, Bioengineering & Materials Science, SURF 2021

Annabelle Long, History, SURF 2021,