Undergraduate Business Programs

Research Fellowship Application

Instructions

  • 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.

    Example:
    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 outlined above.

For your essay requirement, you will need to submit a response to both of the following prompts.

  1. In 750 words, please describe one of your most important research experience you had in school. What did you learn from that experience as how to do effective and scientific research? If you were to do this research again how would you improve this research (please provide website for the research report if available)?

  2. In 250 words, as you are about to embark on your college education, what is a research question that you would like to research while in college? Why did you choose this question? After conducting research on this question, what do you foresee will be the impact of your findings?

Essay submissions must be received by 5 p.m. on Monday, July 9, 2018.