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CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award Deadline

Event Type
Illinois Computer Science
Oct 8, 2020   All Day
Michelle Wellens
Originating Calendar
Computer Science Undergraduate Calendar

For CS Undergraduate Students:

CRA's Outstanding Undergraduate Awards Program recognizes undergraduate students in North American universities who show outstanding research potential in an area of computing research.

Nominees must attend a university or college located in North America, be enrolled as an undergraduate for the entire 2020-2021 academic year (i.e. both semesters), and must be nominated by one faculty members and recommended by the chair of their home department. In the past, preference has been given to students in their senior year.

A cash prize of $1,500 will be awarded to each of two undergraduate students for travel to a major conference. A small number of other outstanding candidates will be recognized as Runners-Up and Finalists.

For full details on all the requirements for this year's application, please visit the 20-21 CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award page on the CS Student Awards Wiki.

Required Materials:

  • Your resume; list any publications
  • Research Summary
  • Personal Statement
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Letters of support

The deadline to apply is 11:59 PM on Thursday, October 8, 2020.

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