Research Week: April 15-18, 2024

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Research Week is a multidisciplinary annual event sponsored by the Jerry Falwell Library. It is designed to highlight excellent research and scholarship produced by Liberty University students.

Learn More

Watch this video and explore previous Research Week projects and events to learn more about Research Week and how you can participate.

Review eligibility requirements, research categories, and submission guidelines here, and review Frequently Asked Questions here.


Research Week is open to all current residential and online students. Make note of these important dates and deadlines:

Nov. 1, 2023: Abstract submission opens.

Feb. 23, 2024: Abstract submission closes.

March 4, 2024: Online final presentations due.

March 18, 2024: Residential final presentations due.

April 15, 2024: Research Week begins.

April 18, 2024: Research Week ends.

You can participate by reviewing the abstract submission guidelines and then submitting your proposal between Nov. 1, 2023, and Feb. 23, 2024, using the link below.

Submit Proposals Here

Win Awards

In addition to the prestige and resume-building benefits of participating in Research Week, students will have an opportunity to win awards. Awards will be given for the top three undergraduate and top three graduate presentations in each research category/subtype in the form of an Amazon gift card.

  • First Place—$250
  • Second Place—$100
  • Third Place—$50

Contact Us

Please contact the Jerry Falwell Library at for additional information.

Research Week 2023 Highlights

Research Week 2023 Award Winners