Graduate Library Research Awards
 

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Loyola Marymount University's William H. Hannon Library is pleased to announce our second annual Graduate Library Research Awards. The purpose of these awards are to recognize and reward LMU graduate 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 2021, a prize of $1,000 will be awarded to the first place graduate project, $1,500 to the best group project, and $450 to two honorable mentions.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for the 2021 "Individual" Graduate Library Research Awards, applicants must:

  • Be currently enrolled at Loyola Marymount University as a graduate student of any class level. All disciplines are eligible.

  • Complete and submit an original research project for an LMU credit course during Spring 2020, Summer 2020, or Fall 2020. Works from Spring 2021 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.
    • Original research projects involving human subjects must follow the LMU Institutional Review Board’s (IRB) review and approval requirements.
  • Agree to contribute the project to the permanent collection of the Loyola Marymount University Library.

To be eligible for the 2021 "Best Group Project" category:

  • All group members must be currently enrolled at Loyola Marymount University as a graduate student in any class level. All disciplines are eligible.

  • Complete and submit an original research project for an LMU credit course during Spring 2020, Summer 2020, or Fall 2020. Works from Spring 2021 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.
    • Original research projects involving human subjects must follow the LMU Institutional Review Board’s (IRB) review and approval requirements.
  • Agree to contribute the project to the permanent collection of the Loyola Marymount University Library.

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

 


Dates to Remember:

  • Deadline: Sunday, April 11, 2021 (by midnight)
  • Winner notification: Friday, April 23, 2021
  • Award reception: Friday, April 30, 2021, 3:00-4:30pm

Questions?

Contact Jill Cornelio at 310.338.4593, jcornelio@lmu.edu.

Browse the contents of Graduate Library Research Awards:

2020 Graduate Library Research Award Winners