The University of Massachusetts Amherst

SBS Outstanding Research Award

The SBS Outstanding Research Award was introduced in the spring of 2016 and recognizes distinguished achievement in scholarship and research. Award recipients will receive a $1,000 prize and a plaque at an SBS event.
Award Eligibility
Tenure line faculty at all ranks are eligible for the award. Self-nominations are welcome, as well as nominations from faculty peers, Departmental Personnel Committees, and Department Chairs. The types of achievement envisioned include: the winning of a prestigious prize, receipt of distinguished awards from one's peers, receipt of a major grand, and/or noteworthy publications in the field. These achievements should be within the last five years.
Award Timeline
The deadline for nominations is March 27, 2020.
Award Criteria
Complete applications must include a letter of nomination from the nominating person, the nominee's CV, and scholarly materials sufficient to allow evaluation of their merits. The Dean's Research Council will then review applications and select a recipient.
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