The Graduate College is pleased to announce the 2020-2021 competition for the Outstanding Graduate Student Research Awards.

This competition is intended to honor outstanding scholarship by UNI graduate students and to provide increased visibility for UNI graduate programs. Each advisor may nominate a maximum of two students for this award. Nominees must have earned their doctoral degree in Fall 2020, Spring 2021, or Summer 2021. The evaluation committee will include members of the Regular Graduate Faculty.  Nominations for this competition are now being accepted. Please consider nominating your outstanding students.

Submit the following to the Graduate College Office (gradcollege@uni.edu) by Friday, October 15, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.:

  • A single electronic copy of the nominated work.
  • A cover letter from the faculty paper advisor
  • The current mailing address, e-mail address and telephone number of the graduate student
  • The student's one-page resume

The award will be presented at the Annual Graduate Faculty Meeting in the spring. Contact: Associate Dean of the Graduate College at (319) 273-2748.

View Past Winners on ScholarWorks

grad students who received awards on 2019