Copley Library Undergraduate Research Awards

Copley Library Undergraduate Research Awards Announcement

Copley Library is pleased to announce our inaugural Undergraduate Research Awards. These awards were established to recognize students’ exceptional research papers using library resources and services. Undergraduate students are invited to submit research papers completed in 2019 for consideration, along with an essay reflecting on the research process and a letter of support from the faculty member who taught the course in which the research was conducted. See our Research Awards page for application form and further details.

Award Amounts

  • First Place Paper - $800
  • Second Place Paper - $400

Eligibility

  • Must be an undergraduate student currently enrolled at USD.
  • Paper completed for a USD course in 2019.
  • Only one paper submission per student allowed. Group papers are not eligible for this award.
  • Students must request a letter of support from the faculty member who taught the course.
  • Applicants must agree that their paper will be posted in the USD digital repository if selected for an award.

Deadline

All application materials must be received by March 20, 2020.

Contact:

Michael Epstein
epstein@sandiego.edu
(619) 260-2360

First-Year Applications are due December 15