The 23rd UURAF was an asynchronous, virtual event hosted on Symposium by ForagerOne from April 15 - 19, 2021.

Over 600 students from 16 colleges/academic units participated in the event. They were mentored by over 450 faculty, staff, post-doctoral fellows, graduate students, and industry partners. There were 483 presentations in 30 different subject areas. The program book and a complete list of first place award winners can be found in the links below.

2021 Grand Prize Recipients

  • Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts Grand Prize: Berkley Sorrells, Stitched Together: Documenting the Vibrancy of Black Bottom Detroit Through Redwork Quilting
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Grand Prize: Mackenzie Greene, FDA Approved Drug Bicalutamide Rescues Male Mice from Kennedy's Disease