The Undergraduate Research Scholars Outstanding Thesis Awards recognize students who have shown excellence, originality, depth of knowledge, and professionalism through the completion of their Undergraduate Research Scholars theses.
- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
- Liberal Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities
- Creative Works
Nominations are accepted from faculty advisors and URS program staff for students actively participating in the program. A committee of LAUNCH faculty and staff selects one project (individual or team) in each category. The Undergraduate Research Scholars Outstanding Thesis Awards are presented to students at the LAUNCH Recognition Ceremony each year in May.