The New York State Archives Student Research Awards is a statewide, interdisciplinary research program for students in grades 4-12. The Student Research Awards provides students with an opportunity to learn and develop the six social studies practices outlined in the New York State Social Studies Framework. 

1) Gathering, Interpreting, and Using Evidence
2) Chronological Reasoning and Causation
3) Comparison and Contextualization
4) Geographic Reasoning
5) Economics and Economic Systems
6) Civic Participation

For questions about the Student Research Awards program, please contact the statewide coordinator, Jordan Jace at or call 518-474-0245. 

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