This micro-credential recognizes and validates the learner’s successful completion of the University of Maine System (UMS) Undergraduate Research Scholar pathway (Levels 1, 2 and 3). Learners successfully completed a mentored research experience and received a positive appraisal of their work and skill development. Competencies were developed in the research process, application of safety and ethical standards relevant to the work, networking and presentation skills. UMS Quality Assurance criteria and standards were met.

Contact Information:

  • University of Maine Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR): CUGR  (email for more information:
  • University of Farmington: Contact UMS MC Initiative for more information about the Farmington contacts  (email for more information:



  • Skills (Career)
  • Research Skills

Who is Eligible:

  • Contact UMS MC Initiative (email for more information: about eligibility!

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