Submit your application here

The application form will ask you to attach the final version of your paper and to include a statement about your research process.  This description is important to our committee because it helps us understand your research methodology. 

In fewer than 350 words please describe your research methodology by including:

1) a description of information apparatus you employed (e.g., library catalogs, periodical indexes, databases, authoritative websites) and search terms you entered,

2) key sources you used,

3) librarians, faculty and other information specialists you consulted,

4) insights into the development of your research skills, 

5) insights into the impact of your research on your paper, and

6) which citation style you used.

All materials must be submitted by July 1, 2024. Identifying information will be removed before papers are given to the evaluation committee.  The committee encourages early submissions when possible.

Late papers will not be accepted and incomplete applications will not be considered.