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Student Research Awards

Student Research Awards

The New York State Archives announces its thirty-second 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 records repositories in New York State. The program also serves to increase cooperation between schools and organizations that administer historical records useful for education.

News and Highlights

Congratulations to the 2021 High School Winners
1st Place: Edward Elliot 
Fayetteville-Manlius High School
2nd Place: Naomi Yu
Jericho High School
3rd Place: Kaitlyn Choi
Jericho High School
Congratulations to the 2021
Middle School Winners
1st Place: Saad Ashar and Zayd Bhatti
Shaker Middle School
2nd Place: Madeline Rong
The Wheatley School
3rd Place: Erika Kawakami
Jericho Middle School
Meet Jericho School Librarian
Valerie Conklin,
Student Research Awards mentor

Meet the 2021 Winners and learn more about their projects!