March 23, 2022

Dear faculty and PhD Graduate Students,

The Graduate School is pleased to announce the 2022 Graduate School Medal for PhD, DMA, AudD, DNP, DPT, and EdD candidates who have demonstrated an exemplary commitment to both the University and its larger community.  This award is made possible by annual private gifts to The Graduate School.
For more details, please go to the Graduate School medal website.

Email questions to Baosen Zhang –

ECE nominations deadline – April 8, end of day
Graduate School deadline – April 13, noon

Any graduate student who has achieved candidacy for a Ph.D., D.M.A or Ed.D and who expects to receive their degree by August 2023.

Nominees will have applied their disciplinary expertise to the world around them
Nominees will be committed to problem-oriented scholarship and its requisite interdisciplinary nature
Nominees will be integrating their work in the academy with engagement in the public/private sectors
The graduate school recipient will be a scholar-citizen who illustrates synergy between graduate-level achievement in the University and social or cultural productivity outside.

Faculty are encouraged to nominate. 
Students may self nominate, however nominees must have the supportive letters from the chair of their doctoral supervisory committee.