Apply now for the Paul H. McCarthy Research Award, a $2,500 award for research projects using any collection in the Alaska and Polar Regions Collections & Archives at the Elmer E. Rasmuson Library. Undergraduate and graduate students from any discipline are encouraged to apply.
What kinds of projects are eligible?
- Projects must use some collection in the Alaska and Polar Regions Collections & Archives.
- Projects must focus on the library’s history.
- Projects must culminate in a final product—this could be a library exhibit, short film, a series of web publications, or something else that you propose (additional funds may be available for production of this final product).
- Projects must be completed no later than May 3, 2020.
Rachel Cohen, Archivist at the Alaska Polar Regions Collection and Archives at the Rasmuson Library, will mentor awardee during the experience. Applicants are welcome to contact her with questions during the application phase at email@example.com.
Apply by December 1, 2019 at uaf.edu/ursa.