2. Create a Digital Commons Account. You’ll be sent an account confirmation email shortly after creating your account. If you do not receive this email, please look for it in your spam folder. If you can’t find it there, contact for assistance. Please provide your name and the email address under which the account was created.
3. Fill in the proposal form and click on Submit.
If you experience difficulty logging in after following Step 2 of the above instructions, you can contact for a Word version of the proposal submission form.
The submission form will time out if open for too long. Please prepare your proposal in a separate document and then submit all content at one time.
Your proposal will undergo a blind review process, and you will receive notification of the decision regarding your proposal. You will receive an email immediately after you submit your proposal providing you with the link to submit your materials for the Outstanding Student Research Award.