University of Oregon

Undergraduate Research Awards
Plan to Submit Winter 2017 Papers and Projects

UO class papers, projects, and theses for 4 terms (Winter 2017 through Fall 2018) are eligible.
Recommendations are needed from class instructors, so identify your best work and talk to your professors.

The UO Libraries Undergraduate Research Awards reward students who demonstrate high-quality academic work and excellent library research skills. Prizes of $1,000 - $1,500 are awarded in the two categories listed below:
1) Single term papers and projects from a 300 level or above course
2) Theses or multi-term papers and projects

* Criteria

  • Paper or project was produced in Winter 2017, Spring 2017, Summer 2017 or Fall 2018.
  • Submissions must have a recommendation submitted online by the course instructor, thesis advisor, or project advisor.
  • Currently enrolled University of Oregon undergraduates or recent graduates only.
  • Single-term projects must be completed for an upper division (300 - 400 level) UO credit course.
  • Theses and multi-term projects must be completed prior to submission and be connected to the UO curriculum.

* Student Application (attach all items listed below)

* Faculty/Instructor Recommendation

* Deadline & Process

  • Deadline -  February 2018
  • Applications are reviewed once a year by the Awards Committee (a panel of UO librarians and faculty).
  • Currently enrolled students receive awards as scholarships; recent graduates receive a cash prize award.
  • Winners and faculty sponsors are honored annually at a special event each May.

* Contact

* Copyright Information

* Other Information

Award winners 2016
Award winners 2015
Funded by the Milton C. and Barbara B. Sparks and Jon and Lisa Stine endowments, as well as gifts from Walter and Gretchen Barger

Created by jenkins on Jun 18, 2012 Last updated Feb 28, 2017
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