Have you written a research paper that used ICPSR data? If you are a current DePaul undergraduate or master’s student or alumni who graduated after spring quarter 2017, you can submit your paper to the ICPSR Research Paper Competition for the chance to win a $1,000 award for first place or a $750 award for second place. The Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research, ICPSR, is a non-profit organization based out of the University of Michigan that is dedicated to making research data available and accessible to the public. They also provide training, both virtual and at the Ann Arbor campus in various data topics, including software training and data management.
Please see the contest rules for complete details. The deadline is midnight PST (2 am CST) on January 31, 2018. If you have questions or need help submitting your paper, contact Kindra Morelock, Data Services Librarian, at firstname.lastname@example.org.