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Penn State Awards Recognition

 

Faculty Scholar Medals

Established in September 1980, this award is given in recognition of scholarly excellence demonstrated by a single contribution or series of contributions focusing on a coherent theme. The contribution may be original basic research in one of five areas: arts and humanities, life and health sciences, physical science, engineering, or social and behavioral sciences. The attainment for which the medal is given must have occurred during the five years preceding the award.

Contact: Office of the Senior Vice President for Research and Dean for Graduate Studies | 304 Old Main | (814) 863-9580

Application deadline: For information on deadlines for submitting nominations and accompanying materials, check with the dean’s office in the individual colleges. Deans at University Park should submit final rankings of the recommendations from their areas to the senior vice president for research by December 1. Campus chancellors and deans from areas outside of University Park should submit recommendations to the vice president for the Commonwealth Campuses or the dean of The Graduate School (as appropriate) by November 15.


Contact

University Relations | Department of Campus and Community Affairs | Barbara Meeker (Director)
205 Old Main | University Park PA 16802 | (814) 863-1030