Undergraduate Research Award Available

The UMass Amherst Libraries invite submissions for the Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award. The deadline is March 24, 2017. Submission guidelines and evaluation criteria are available at: http://bit.ly/flura2017

The ninth annual Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award (FLURA) recognizes excellence in the use of historical primary sources in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Undergraduate students are invited to submit papers or projects that represent work completed for a class or independent study in any field within 18 months prior to the application deadline of March 24, 2017, and while enrolled as an undergraduate at UMass Amherst. The first place recipient receives a $1,000 scholarship and the honorable mention winner receives a $250 scholarship. The winning papers/projects will be posted online at http://bit.ly/flura2017 and added to the University Archives.

For full details, visit: www.library.umass.edu/news/announcements/flura2017/.