Research Paper Competition

Research Paper Competition 

Have you written an outstanding research paper for an OCC class?

The OCC Libraries are once again rewarding outstanding student work. Thanks to our cosponsor, the OCC Foundation, for providing these generous cash awards!

  • 1st Place = $250.00
  • 2nd Place = $150.00
  • 5 Honorable Mentions = $50.00

Make your hard work pay off and submit your paper!

4th annual research paper

Here are the award details:

Eligible student research papers will have been written for OCC classes during the Winter, Summer, or Fall 2022 semesters. Students may submit only one paper 

  • First day to submit a paper: November 28, 2022 
  • Last day to submit a paper: March 07, 2023

What makes a research paper outstanding? Review the evaluation criteria that will be used to judge research papers

Please review your paper and take the opportunity to correct any grammar or spelling errors before submitting it. 

Submission Information:

Use the Submit Research Paper Button below to:

  • Complete all parts of the submission form
  • Sign and upload the required waiver form
  • Upload your research paper

Competition opens: November 28th