Undergraduate Programs

Research Fellowship Application


  • Essay length should be 1.5-2 pages typed in standard font, double-spaced, with standard page size and margins.
  • In addition to the essay, create a cover sheet with your name and Drexel student ID in the upper left hand corner.

    Name: John Tyler
    ID: 12345678

  • DO NOT write your name, Drexel student ID or any other identifying information on any sheet other than the cover sheet.

  • Email the cover sheet and two pages of essay as an attachment to lebowadv@drexel.edu with the subject line: Undergraduate Research Fellowship – LeBow.
  • Notification of the decision of the Undergraduate Research Fellowship Awards Committee will be made to both recipients and non-recipients by August.
  • The decisions of the Awards Committee are final.

Application Essay

To be considered for the LeBow Undergraduate Research Fellowship, you must follow the instructions below to submit a brief essay responding the following prompt:

As you are about to embark on your college education, what are the subject areas or questions you would like to research while in college? Why have you chosen these areas or questions? Describe, as precisely as you can, how you would go about conducting the research. After conducting your research, how would you like your findings to be used?

Essay submissions must be received by 5 p.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017.