Penn State University Libraries offers a number of awards and scholarship opportunities for undergraduate students. Our awards recognize outstanding research or scholarly work. Our scholarships are award based on merit, financial need, those benefitting from the University Libraries, areas of interest/study including Liberal Arts or interest in Library and Information Sciences. There is even one for those who have been in foster care.
- Information Literacy Award: to recognize scholarly work based on a foundation of careful background research and literature review
- Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis Award: to find the best thesis submitted by an undergraduate
- Phi Beta Kappa Honors Thesis Prize: thesis completed in a discipline included within Phi Beta Kappa by students in the Schreyer Scholar Honor program