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Information about cash prize for research during 2016-17 year.

Library Research Award

Award for Excellence in Library-Based Research

The library presents two $125 cash prize awards annually at the Honors Convocation ceremony held each spring.  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.


Award Endowment

This award has been funded by a generous endowment from the

Jim and Katheryn Driscoll Family.

2017 Library Research Award

Rachael Pan and Sierra Howard were the winners of the 2017 Library Research Award.  This award is generously funded through an endowment from the Jim and Katheryn Driscoll Family.  Stephen Leist, Research & Instruction Librarian, presented the award at the 2017 Honors Convocation.

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