College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Departmental Honors Thesis Award

The Advancement of Undergraduate Research in the Sciences Endowment Fund ( will award the top undergraduate thesis in each CNSM department $100. This fund is supported by donations from faculty, administrators, alumni, and friends of the CNSM at UCA – anyone can donate! A top thesis is selected by each academic department.

Selected theses are highlighted on the Fund website:

According the the handbook (  the student completing a Departmental Honors Thesis must submit the following form ( before the end of the third full week of the semester in which the student intends to graduate (Feb 3rd for Spring 2017).

If you have any questions about the thesis awards or the AURS Endowment, please contact Dr. William Slaton at 501-450-5905 or