Distinguished Student Researcher
Nominated for an outstanding first-author contribution to science via a singular scholarly work (peer-reviewed article, book, book chapter).
Maximum Award Recipients
- 1 Undergraduate Student
- 1 Graduate Student (Masters/Ph.D.)
- 1 Junior Specialist
This award is self-nomination, requiring a statement of research that includes a concluding remark on the broader impacts of the research (1-page maximum, 0.5” margins, 12 pt. font), a 2 page resume/CV, and the relevant scholarly work (when appropriate), sent via email as one all-inclusive PDF file. In addition, applications must arrange to have up to two letters of recommendation sent via email directly from the recommender. Eligibility: Limited to current students/junior specialists/postdoctoral scholars or those within 18 months of affiliation/appointment with the department.
Note: Submit all materials to awardsLAWR@ucdavis.edu by 5:00 pm (PST) on September 1, 2020. The awards committee reserves the right to nominate individuals for awards, withhold an award when no applications are received,and/or increase the number of awards when applications are equivalent in quality. Individuals can receive more than one award when eligible. Awards will be announced no later than 31 October 2019.