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Loyola Marymount University's William H. Hannon Library is pleased to announce our fourteenth 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 2020, 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 2020 "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 2019, Summer 2019, or Fall 2019. Works from Spring 2020 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 2020 "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 2019, Summer 2019, or Fall 2019. Works from Spring 2020 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: By 8:00am on April 13, 2020
  • Winner notification: April 24, 2020
  • Award reception: May 1, 2020, 3:00-4:30pm

Questions?

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

Browse the contents of ULRA Awards:

2019 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
2018 Undergraduate Library Research Award Winners
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