In recognition of the extraordinary academic achievements of our undergraduate students, the Shapiro Undergraduate Library announces the 3rd Annual MLibrary Undergraduate Student Research Award for excellence in library research conducted in support of an undergraduate student project.

Students who have written or participated in a research paper/project from Spring 2012-Winter 2013 term are encouraged to submit their work for consideration. Faculty sponsorship is required for the award application.

The awards are as follows:

First Place:  $1000

Second Place:  $500

Third Place:  $250

The application deadline is Thursday, May 2, 2013, at 5 p.m. For details about this award, including a link to the application form, see