2019-2020 HCAP Student Research Paper Competition
This competition is open to all students in HCAP programs. Only students who will graduate in Spring 2020 or later are eligible. The competition is limited to papers submitted for Summer 2019, Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 HCAP courses. Only papers sponsored by the faculty member teaching the class for which the paper was written will be accepted.
Submissions are limited to papers related to scholarly research. This includes original research or reviews of existing research or literature. Thought papers or creative writing efforts are not appropriate submissions for this competition. Only one submission per student will be accepted.
Submitted papers are limited to 30 double-spaced pages. Completed dissertations, theses, exit papers, and projects may be submitted only if shortened to this length.
Papers must be submitted by April 24, 2020 at 5PM.
Winners will be chosen by a faculty committee comprised of representatives from each of the HCAP departments, judging on the basis of substantive merit and quality of writing.
Awards will be granted for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each of the following categories: Undergraduate, Masters, Doctoral