The Giovale Library Undergraduate Research Awards

The Giovale Library Undergraduate Research Awards recognize students producing outstanding research projects such as: papers, videos, and blogs that demonstrate information literacy and the effective use of Library resources.

A judging committee comprised of faculty, students, staff and librarians will select up to two students as first and second place winners of $200 and $150 prizes respectively. View the judging rubric which will be used to evaluate submitted entries.

Congratulations to our 2013 Winners:
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Eligibility

To be eligible for the 2014 Giovale Library Undergraduate Research Award you must:

Questions about eligibility should be addressed to the chair of the Library's Undergraduate Research Award Committee, Amy Kelly at (801) 832-2252 or via email at akelly@westminstercollege.edu.

Award Application Process

Completed application packets must be turned in by Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 and include:

  1. Award application cover sheet. (Cover Sheet on page 2.)
  2. A cover sheet and letter of support from your instructor. (Faculty Cover Sheet page 3.)
  3. A description and reflection upon your research process and use of library tools and resources. (Reflection Tips page 4.)
  4. A final version of the research project including a complete bibliography with citation style appropriate to your discipline. (The Writing Center has handouts if you need guidance with your bibliography).

Download an application.

Deadline: Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at 5:00 p.m.

You may deliver your application packet to the Circulation Desk at the Giovale Library during regular Library hours or email it to: akelly@westminstercollege.edu.

Applications will be retained by the Giovale Library and will not be returned.