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CELT aims to make faculty members more accessible to students through student and faculty programming.

Student-Faculty Programs  

Undergraduate Research Funding

Undergraduate Research grants (academic year and summer) – These grants support projects and initiatives to promote faculty-mentored undergraduate research or creative scholarly engagement, consistent with Tulane’s mission of outstanding undergraduate education in a research university. 

CELT supports Tulane’s mission and status as a research university by encouraging and supporting faculty-mentored undergraduate research. This award is open to all schools, disciplines, and majors. We strongly encourage applications from the arts and humanities.

Academic Year: Award for Faculty Mentored Undergraduate Research
Deadline: September 15 | 11:59 pm

Summer: Award for Faculty Mentored Undergraduate Research
Deadline: March 15 | 11:59 pm.


Undergraduate Research Poster Session

CELT hosts an annual Poster Day for recipients of CELT’s research awards to present their research.

Poster Session Workshop Spring 2020: TBA

Poster Session 2020:
Monday, April 20 , 2020 | Lavin Bernick Center (LBC) 212 Qatar Ballroom | 5:00PM - 7:00PM

2019 Poster Day Program
2018 Poster Day Program
2017 Poster Day Program
2016 Poster Day Program

Since 2012 CELT has supported over 100 undergraduate faculty-mentored research projects within 30 different majors. 



CELT Research Showcase Booklet

The Center for Engaged Learning and Teaching Research Showcase collection features the individual research projects and supplemental materials produced by CELT Fellows, Tulane students and faculty-mentors. This project documents research projects from between the years 2015 through 2017.

The collection will grow to include new projects in future years to come. Research areas highlighted in this collection include the sciences and the humanities as well as inter-disciplinary projects. CELT collection materials consists of posters, photos, extended abstracts, papers, and data collected from CELT-funded research projects. All of the individuals who participated in submitting work and supplemental materials have agreed to have their materials hosted online, through social media, and through the Library Web site as an exhibition.

CELT Research YIR 2017-2018