Apply for Undergraduate Research Award

Apply for Undergraduate Research Award

Use this form to apply for the undergraduate research award

Your Info
Give the Name, ID#, Major (if declared), and expected graduation date of each additional group member. For example: Donald Glover, #1234567, 2016.
About Your Project
Valid semesters: Spring 2018, Summer 2018, or Fall 2018 (or after July 2018 for SMFA@Tufts courses)
Files must be less than 150 MB.
Allowed file types: txt pdf xml xlsx xls csv docx doc jpg png mp3 m4p mov wmv avi.
If your project can't be uploaded here, you have a few options:
  • If can be uploaded elsewhere (like YouTube, Vimeo, or Tufts Box.com) send us a link in the comments section of this form.
  • If it's the kind of project that isn't well suited to email & digital attachments, let us know how we can get a copy (tell us in the comments section). You may be able to arrange to drop it by the library.
This should be a 500‐750 word essay describing research strategies and application of library tools, resources and services in completion of the project.
Files must be less than 150 MB.
Allowed file types: txt doc docx pdf.
Instructor Info
All projects must be supported by an instructor or project advisor. Please see FAQs for more information. A letter of support is a significant part of the evaluation process; however, students who are unable to obtain one due to extenuating or extraordinary circumstances may still be considered. Please include an explanation in the comments note if applicable.
Additional Comments
If applicable, please include information about external hosting of your project, physical transfer of non-digital works, or extenuating circumstances regarding your project sponsor.
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