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Nominate Faculty for Distinction in Mentoring Grad Students in Research Award


The Office of Graduate Education and Life invites faculty, staff and current and former graduate students to nominate faculty who exhibit excellent mentorship in graduate research and/or creative work. 

This award honors and encourages the considerable efforts and accomplishments of faculty who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to the mentorship of graduate students.  

Four finalists, one per Benedum Foundation category, will be selected: 

  • Physical sciences and technology 
  • Humanities and the arts 
  • Behavioral and social sciences 
  • Biosciences and health sciences 

One faculty member will be chosen to receive a $2,500 award. 

Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on Jan. 16, 2024. 

Learn more about the award.