You will discover as you do further research that you might need to make changes to your initial plan and to your working thesis (sometimes substantial ones).
APPENDIX – This section will contain a copy of your survey questionnaire.
April 2014 A dissertation prospectus is an essay arguing that you have found a research problem whose solution merits thousands of hours of your time; hundreds of hours of the time of your various advisors and committee members as well as that of librarians, archivists, and other people of good will; and, if you are lucky, some public or foundation funds toward your research expenses.
This means no quotation marks, no underlining, no italicized or large or bold font, no full caps, no asterisks or anything else except centering.
In the case of this document, however, the paper’s title belongs in quotation marks because it is a title within a title.