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Temple is a member of the Inter-University Consortium of Political and Social Research (ICPSR), an international research and educational consortium that maintains the ICSPR archive of social and behavioral research data.

ICPSR summer program

The Summer Program YouTube Channel has more information and recorded classes from past years.

Data Communication Scholarship

ICPSR Data Communication Scholarship

ICPSR data communication scholarship logoSince 2007, ICPSR’s annual research paper competition has showcased undergraduate and graduate student research papers that have used data archived at ICPSR. To better match what students are being asked to do in an era of more creative, less traditional assignments, starting in November 2023, students from ICPSR member institutions, such as Temple University, can apply to win for creating a short video about a study in the ICPSR catalog.

  • Awards: $1,000 for first place, $750 for second place
  • Current students and recent graduates may apply
  • Deadline to submit is January 31
  • See the ICPSR website for more details