Computing Research Association Outstanding Undergraduate Award

Application Information

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Amount Awarded


Application Deadline

October 27

Awarded By

Computing Research Association

Award Amount

$1,500 awarded annually, non-renewable. The recipients will also receive financial assistance from CRA toward their travel to one of the major computing research conferences sponsored by CRA, ACM, the IEEE Computer Society, SIAM, AAAI, or USENIX. CRA will also sponsor a departmental reception for the two winners at their home institutions.


Four awards offered annually.

Additional Information

The Computing Research Association is pleased to announce the annual CRA Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Researchers, which recognizes undergraduate students in North American universities who show outstanding research potential in an area of computing research. The awards committee looks for demonstrated excellence of computing research ability. The type of department in which the student is majoring and the area of computing in which the student has demonstrated ability are immaterial. What is important is the quality of the research work done by the student. The awards committee also considers the student?s academic record and service to the community. Preference will be given to students entering the senior year of their undergraduate program. Awards will be announced by mid December.

Deadline Info

Applications are available on the Computing Research Association (CRA) website. The student must be nominated by two faculty members and recommended by the chair of his/her home department. A compl ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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