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Research Competition: Q&A

Q & A

If you have any questions about the Research Competition, please do not hesitate to reach out to an IRSC Librarian. We are happy to help you with the process!

Q: Does any research project count or does it have to be for a certain class?

A: Any research project which required you to use library resources in your research process is eligible.

Q: What if I graduate before the application deadline?

A: Sorry! Only students enrolled at the time of judging are eligible for the scholarship awards.

Q: If Blackboard won't allow me to upload one or more of my documents, what do I do?

A: Contact any IRSC librarian if you experience any technical difficulties. We can help you through the application process. Click on one of our pictures at the bottom of this page for direct contact information or send an email to to connect to the first available librarian.

Q: Can I submit more than one research project and increase my chances of winning?

A: No, only one submission per student will be judged. 



Ask a Librarian

Indian River State College has a wealth of online resources to help you complete your research, but do not hesitate to ask a librarian if you need help on a specific project or class.   

Click on the librarian for contact information. For virtual students and those students at the Dixon Hendry or Chastain campuses, email any librarian to be connected with personalized research assistance. 


Picture of Dr. Akos Delneky, Administrative Director of Learning Resources

Dr. Akos Delneky
Administrative Director
Fort Pierce Campus

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Alexis Carlson
Faculty Librarian
Fort Pierce Campus

Kendra Auberry
Faculty Librarian
Pruitt Campus

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Angie Neely-Sardon
Faculty Librarian
Mueller Campus

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Mia Tignor
Faculty Librarian
Fort Pierce Campus

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Brett Williams
Faculty Librarian
Pruitt Campus

Katie Williams
Faculty Librarian
Fort Pierce Campus