UC Center Sacramento: 2022-2023 STEM Solutions in Public Policy Award

The information below is from the 2022-2023 request for proposals. Please see the opportunity website for updated information. 

The UC Center Sacramento Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Solutions in Public Policy Award recognizes one or more outstanding proposals for new California state legislation from UC STEM graduate students. The winner(s) will receive $750 in research support and - should their idea advance through the legislative process – travel support to confer with legislators and/or legislative staff in Sacramento and potentially testify before legislative committees. 

For questions, please see the UCCS STEM Solutions Frequently Asked Questions. Additional questions regarding the competition can be sent to this email stemsolutions@ucdavis.edu.

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Award Amount and Details

Award Amount
$750
Award Details

The winner(s) will receive $750 in research support and – should their idea advance through the legislative process – travel support to confer with legislators and/or legislative staff in Sacramento and potentially testify before legislative committees. 

Deadlines and Date Information

Due Date
2022-05-13

The due date listed above is the most recent due date our office is aware of. Please see the opportunity home page for information about potential upcoming deadlines or other opportunities. 

Submission requirements include:

  • An abstract of the proposed law, its purpose, and the underlying science or impact on scientific research (250 words or less)
  • "There Ought To Be A Law" application form
  • Current CV

Completed applications should be sent to stemsolutions@ucdavis.edu. Visit the application home page for access to the application materials.

Eligibility Information

Who's Eligible
Student-graduates
Eligibility Details

Any University of California masters or doctoral student in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) field is eligible to apply.

Information Source
Information provided by administering unit

Administering Unit
UC Center Sacramento
Funding Type
Other
Changed
April 05, 2022
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