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The Libraries Student Research Prize recognizes undergraduate student research papers or projects that show excellence in library research, mastery of subject, and strong written communication skills. In addition to recognition at Lehigh, the Prize includes a monetary award of up to $1,000. It is awarded annually. Submissions are accepted between December and mid-January -- watch university announcements for specific dates. View past prize-winning papers!

Why Should I Apply?

Student studyingYou've worked hard to produce an exceptional paper -- be recognized for your efforts! Winners of the Libraries Student Research Prize will enjoy the following benefits:

  • University-wide recognition, including a feature in the university news and a reception for library prize winners.
  • Because winning the Library Prize demonstrates that you possess exceptional writing and research skills, it will strengthen your resume or graduate school application.
  • The Prize includes a generous monetary award -- up to $1,000. The amount of the monetary award is determined by the selection committee and is based on the number of prize winners and the quality of the project or paper.

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