Maine Studies Research Award


Maine Studies Research Award

$250 PRIZE

What: Maine Studies Research and Creativity Awards
Who: All University of Maine students are eligible
Why: To promote excellence in Maine-related student research
When: Application deadline is April 1, 2015

The Maine Studies program at the University of Maine is pleased to announce the 11th Annual Student Research and Creativity Awards for excellence in Maine-related research projects. Thanks to the generosity of the University of Maine Foundation, two awards are available – one for undergraduate work and one for graduate work. In order to highlight exemplary student work, each award includes a $250 prize. These awards are designed to encourage and promote student research and creative projects related to the study of Maine. All University of Maine research papers or projects that are Maine-related and were written within the last year will be eligible. All University of Maine students, both part-time and full-time, are eligible to apply for the awards. Papers must be no longer than 40 pages. To be considered for these awards, students should submit their papers or projects to the Maine Studies Awards Committee, 122 Chadbourne Hall, no later than April 1, 2015. The award winners will be honored at the Division of Lifelong Learning Honors Ceremony in April. For more information, call the Maine Studies office at 581-3147 or visit our web site: