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Loyola Marymount University's William H. Hannon Library is pleased to announce our twelfth annual Undergraduate Library Research Award generously supported by Thomas Peter Campora '66. The purpose of this award is to recognize and reward LMU undergraduate students whose research makes expert and creative use of the services, resources, and collections of the William H. Hannon Library to produce a scholarly or creative work. For 2018, a prize of $1,000 will be awarded to the first place undergraduate project, $1,000 to the best group project, and $450 to two honorable mentions.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for the 2018 "Individual" Undergraduate Library Research Award, applicants must:

  • Be currently enrolled at Loyola Marymount University as an undergraduate student in any class level. All disciplines are eligible.
  • Have completed and submitted an original research project for an LMU credit course during Spring 2017, Summer 2017, or Fall 2017. Works from Spring 2018 and the Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) will also be considered, but the paper/project must be complete by the submission deadline. Revising and improving a previously submitted and graded research project is allowed and encouraged..
  • Agree to contribute the project to the permanent collection of the Loyola Marymount University Library.

To be eligible for the 2018 "Best Group Project" category:

  • All group members must be currently enrolled at Loyola Marymount University as an undergraduate student in any class level. All disciplines are eligible.
  • Have completed and submitted an original research project for an LMU credit course during Spring 2017, Summer 2017, or Fall 2017. Works from Spring 2018 will also be considered, but the paper/project must be complete by the submission deadline. Revising and improving a previously submitted and graded research project is allowed and encouraged.
  • Agree to contribute the project to the permanent collection of the Loyola Marymount University Library.

To apply for the award, please follow the next steps carefully:

 

Dates to Remember:

  • Deadline: April 6, 2018
  • Winner notification: April 20, 2018
  • Award reception: April 27, 2018 from 3:00-4:30pm in the Von der Ahe Suite (Library, 3rd floor)

Questions?

Contact Jill Cornelio at 310/338-4593, jcornelio@lmu.edu.

Browse the contents of ULRA Awards:

2017 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2016 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2015 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2014 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2013 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2012 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2011 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2010 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2009 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2008 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2007 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners