This award is for high intellectual scholarship and achievement, which may include the student’s own research, participation in collaborative research, written papers, presentations, or other academic indications considered significant by the nominator.

Award Amount: Varies

Deadline for Submission: May 15, 2022

How to Apply: Nominations must be submitted through the online application. Only nominations from faculty members submitted by that date will be considered. Faculty may nominate more than one student; however, each student can be nominated in no more than one award category. Self-nomination statements will not be accepted.

Online Application: Apply Now


2022: Holly Westfall, Cognitive Sciences & Jennifer Zelnick, Anthropology

2021: Pin-Chun Chen, Cognitive Sciences & Aydin Mohseni, Logic & Philosophy of Science

2020: Gregory Kohler, Anthropology

2019: Marian J.R. Gilton, Logic & Philosophy of Science & Hannah Kim, Political Science

2018: Stacey Lou, Sociology

2017: Hannah Rubin, Logic & Philosophy of Science

2016: Benjamin Feintzeig, Logic & Philosophy of Science

2015: Blake Allison, Economics

2014: Samuel Fletcher, Logic & Philosophy of Science

2013: Zoya Gubernskaya, Sociology

2012: Kristen Shorette

2011: Shunan Zhang, Cognitive Science

2010: Amy Alexander, Political Science

2009: John B. Manchak

2008: Chen Feng Ng and Goldie Komaie

2007: Matthew Mahutga



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