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College of Science Outstanding Graduate Student Awards

The College of Science Graduate Student Awards (in Scholarship, Service, and Teaching) are offered annually. Each selected student will receive a departmental award as well as a nomination for the College Award in that category.


Scholarship: Outstanding research publications, presentations at meetings, and scholarship awarded.

Service: Attention to broader impacts and involvement in activities outside of academic responsibilities that benefit the department, university and the larger community.  For example, this student may represent graduate student interests on councils or committees, organize graduate student events, assist departmental recruitment, participate in K-12 outreach, etc.

Teaching: Teaching or mentoring that goes above and beyond what is required; positive evaluations or other feedback from students, willingness to help junior graduate students, development of new course material or experiments, etc.

Please contact Lori Boyd for more information.