Libraries’ Award for Undergraduate Research Excellence

Application Deadline: June 15, 2023

The Libraries' Award for Undergraduate Research Excellence (LAURE) recognizes students who demonstrate high-quality academic work and excellent library research skills. Now you have a chance to explain and win an award based on your research experience with the Research Process & Scholarly Growth Essay (750-2000 words).

LAURE winners will receive a monetary award of $1,500. Project submissions can include:

  • Single term papers and projects from a 200 level or above course
  • Theses or multi-term papers and projects
  • Group paper or project

For consideration for this award cycle, all entries must be submitted prior to your graduation date and by June 15, 2023. Email questions to Nancy Cunningham (