The New York State Archives announces its twenty-third annual Student Research Awards program to promote and recognize excellence in student research. The main purpose of the awards program is to encourage students to explore the wealth of historical records held in historical repositories in New York State. A secondary purpose is to increase cooperation between schools and organizations that administer historical records useful for education.
The award consists of a cash prize and certificate. It encourages students to explore the wealth of historical records found in archives, libraries, and other community organizations throughout New York State." For more information click here.