Application Procedure & Deadline

green checkApplication Deadline: Our 2023 Competition is now closed. Please be on the lookout early 2025 for entering our 2024 Competition.

Each application must be complete upon submission to be considered.

How to Submit: Submitting a research paper/project is simple and easy. Follow these steps fully described in the submission portal:

  1. Visit the Competition Submission Portal.
  2. Fill out the submission form with your details.
  3. Request Faculty Statement of Support
  4. Write a Reflective Essay
  5. Upload your research paper/project in PDF format.
  6. Click submit and you're done!

We will accept only a final version of the research paper/project. (Sorry, no drafts accepted.) 

Paper packets will be available at the Library's Circulation Desk.

Learn about how we evaluate your paper before you apply.


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