Online applications close Friday for awards from the Auvil Scholars Fellowship program, administered by the Undergraduate Research Program in the University College at WSU.

Deadline: Sept. 16, 2011, at 5 p.m.

Students working on “research, scholarship, and creative activities” with a mentoring faculty member are eligible. Undergraduates in any year of college and in any major are encouraged to apply. Awards range up to $1,000 per student.

The Auvil awards were established by an estate gift from Grady and Lillie Auvil, Wenatchee tree-fruit entrepreneurs. Since 2007, more than 100 awards have been made.

For more information, visit http://UndergraduateResearch.wsu.edu