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UGA Libraries' Undergraduate Research Awards

Since 2007, the UGA Libraries has sponsored the Undergraduate Research Awards, which provide cash prizes for excellence in research and academic inquiry.

  • Seniors: one $700 first prize and two $300 second prizes
  • First - Third Year Students: one $500 first prize and one $200 second prize

Whether you are creating a historical thesis, policy paper, composition for piano or a scientific study, you are eligible to apply for this award upon completing the following:

  • 3-4 page essay describing and reflecting upon your research project
  • Meet with a librarian for a research conference

Congratulations to our 2016 winners! Please see current winners for details.