Deadlines approach for summer undergraduate research funding

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Payton Perry, a senior majoring in criminal justice at Penn State Altoona, recently published the article “First Responders’ Views of Naloxone: Does Stigma Matter?” in “Substance Use & Misuse,” a medical journal covering substance abuse issues.

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ALTOONA, Pa. — Two sources of summer funding are available for Penn State Altoona students to start, continue or finish an independent undergraduate research project. These $3,500 awards are open to students in all disciplines.

The University’s Erickson Discover Grant is due Sunday, Feb. 13. The Altoona Summer Research Fellowship is due Tuesday, Feb. 15.

For more information, contact Undergraduate Research Coordinator Laura LaDage at [email protected].