• NEW! Open Access Publication Funding for Food Systems Research - Maximize your scientific impact, apply for funds to publish your work; click link for details and eligibility. 

  • Tengis Valley in Northern Mongolia

    Oh, the places you'll go!

    Simon McIntosh, recipient of a Simon Family Public Research Fellowship, spent weeks trekking over five Mongolian mountain passes mapping the best routes for the region's first paved road. Read Simon's story.

  • Research and campus

    Get Started.

    It's your major, your interest, your creation. Ask yourself, what do I want do outside the classroom? When you want to talk it over, Contact Us!


  • Jillian Scannell ’20 is one of only 62 college juniors in the U.S. to win a highly competitive Truman Scholarship. In her time at UVM, Scannell was active in environmental and related issues, including as an organizer for the 2018 Rally for Climate Action on campus. (Photo: Sally McCay)

Explore - Connect - Engage

UVM has energetic students engaging in original research, affecting their communities, academic fields, and the world. FOUR is an office for them.

Fellowships, Opportunities, and Undergraduate Research (FOUR) offers an array of valuable resources for all UVM students, helping to shape their intellectual development through research and scholarly engagement, and by exploring and pursuing competitive fellowships.


Fall 2022 Walk-In Hours

Come have a conversation about your interests outside the classroom.

Find us every Monday, 1-4pm in Marsh (MAT)

Faculty and students discuss a complex model


Check out our lists of fellowships and learn more about how to apply!

 Students at the research conference


We advise on some internships and other opportunities most of which are specific to campus -but not all. Below are some signature events and programs:

 An animated professor lectures

Undergraduate Research

Find quick links below. Check out the Undergraduate Research Homepage for a complete list of resources.