Library Research Prize Competition

The duPont-Ball Library competition for the library’s Evans C. Johnson Research Prize and the R. Neil Scott Research Prize is now open. Both Research Prizes are open to all students who as a first-year student completed a research paper during the last calendar year (spring, summer, or fall semesters 2015). The contest is sponsored by the duPont-Ball Library to encourage the thorough, effective, creative and ethical uses of research resources. $200 in prizes may be awarded for each prize.

The deadline for all entries is March 25. More information and entry forms can be found on the library’s web site:

Please contact Laura Kirkland (822-4027,, chair, duPont-Ball Library Research Prizes Committee, with any questions.