Office of Research & Sponsored Programs

2020 Mary Ann Bolton Undergraduate Research Awards

Applications for the 2020 Mary Ann Bolton Undergraduate Research Awards are now being accepted. Administered by Rod Library, these awards recognize and celebrate extraordinary research and scholarship on the part of undergraduate students through the generous support of alumna Mary Ann Bolton (Class of 1970).

Three cash awards will be given: 

  • First Place - $1,000; 
  • Second Place - $500; 
  • Third Place - $250.

Full time, undergraduate students at UNI from any major at the time of project completion are eligible to participate. This includes students who graduated in summer or fall 2019. Projects must have been completed for a UNI credit-bearing course OR for a faculty-mentored project, in any format or medium (e.g., print, video, painting, photography, website, mobile application). Projects must have been completed no earlier than spring semester 2019. Application deadline is Friday, April 3, 2020.

More information about the awards, including submission guidelines, is available at