Apply to Win a UCLA Library Prize for Undergraduate Research

Dear Bruins:

UCLA Library is accepting submissions for the 2021 Library Prize for Undergraduate Research, which includes cash prizes ranging from $700 to $350 across eight project categories: Science, Engineering, and Math, Music after 1900, Library Special Collections use, and Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.Undergraduate research prize flyer

The Library Prize recognizes and honors research excellence and is open to any undergraduate student who has completed a research paper or project — either for a course or independently — over the past twelve months. Group project submissions are also encouraged. Winners will be acknowledged during a remote award ceremony as part of Undergraduate Research Week.

I invite you to submit your applications by April 1, 2021. If you need assistance with your application materials or have questions, please send an email to You may also find more information on the Library’s website.

As always, please stay safe and be well.

Best regards,

Virginia Steel
Norman and Armena Powell University Librarian