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Research awards nomination period now open; two new awards to be presented this year

Research Awards 2012 rules, guidelines and forms

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The nomination period for the N.C. A&T Research Excellence Awards 2012 is now open.  In addition to the Senior Researcher of the Year, Outstanding Junior Researcher and Rookie of the Year, there are two new awards this year:

  • The Interdisciplinary Team Award and
  • The Intellectual Property Award.

Nominations from departments to their school/college are due Thursday March 15. The school/college nominations are due to DORED on Thursday March 29.

Winners will be announced Monday April 9. They will be honored and receive their awards on Research Excellence Day, Thursday April 19, at the awards luncheon.

Full details — including eligibility rules, judging criteria and application forms — are available here (PDF).

The Division of Research and Economic Development encourages all colleges and schools to submit nominations. In the last four years, winners have come from five different academic units.