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Information about cash prize for research during 2015-16 year.

Library Research Award Information

Award for Excellence in Library-Based Research

The library will be presenting two $125 cash prize awards at the Honors Convocation ceremony to be held April 29, 2016.  This award recognizes two students whose research and writing makes expert and creative use of the services, resources, and collections of the Hofheimer Library to produce a scholarly or creative work.  

One of the awards ($125.00) will be awarded to a freshman or sophomore and one award ($125.00) to a junior or senior.

This is an annual prize - students may apply now for work completed summer 2015 through spring 2016.

Award Endowment

This award has been funded by a generous endowment from the

Jim and Katheryn Driscoll Family.

2015 Winners

CONGRATULATIONS to the winners of the 2015 Library Research Award!

Jennifer Panton and Melissa Hazen each received a cash prize of $125.00 thanks to a generous gift from the Driscoll Family.

Left to right: Jennifer Panton, Patty Clark (Research & Instruction Librarian), and Melissa Hazen.

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