Students will receive a living stipend as well as on-campus housing for the duration of their full-time scholarly project. Recipients may not also earn academic credit for the research. Throughout the duration of the research project, students may not undertake additional coursework or employment that would encumber their time beyond 10 hours per week.
All full-time Bucknell undergraduate students are eligible to apply. Awards are not available for the summer following the student’s senior year, although students enrolled in a five-year degree programs are eligible to receive an award during the summer after their fourth year. Applications from students who have received a PUR grant in the past will be accepted but priority will be given to students who have not received PUR funding before.