Promoting academic excellence through scholarly undergraduate research and national fellowships.

The College Center for Research and Fellowships (CCRF) supports undergraduate students in the College as they pursue academic excellence through scholarly undergraduate research and nationally competitive fellowships. CCRF promotes meaningful connections between faculty and students, encourages mentorship, provides high-impact advising and educates the University of Chicago community about opportunities for College students across all disciplines.
Current students interested in pursuing scholarly and creative undergraduate research should consult the resources available here and are also encouraged to search the research opportunities database. Undergraduates are invited to learn more about the select nationally prestigious fellowships supported by the CCRF by visiting the complete list here.  Students interested in receiving regular information on upcoming information sessions, relevant opportunities, and deadlines can subscribe to the CCRF Listserv


Identify your purpose. Pursue your passion. Follow your path.


Jan 13, 2021
Apply for the 2021 College Summer Institute!
Jan 4, 2021
Join the 2021 Fulbright Cohort!
Dec 8, 2020
Submissions are now open for POH 2021!
Nov 12, 2020
CCRF is seeking your undergraduate research photos!