Discovery Excellence Award for the...

The College of Liberal Arts invites nominations for the Discovery Excellence Awards, a program designed to recognize excellence in research and creative endeavors by CLA faculty.  The awards have three areas: creative arts, humanities and the social sciences.  The award criteria focus on the quality, impact, and breadth of discovery activities, as indicated by such evidence as research or creative output, national and international recognitions, grants and other research support, interdisciplinary collaborations, and impact on the larger world.

Any faculty member may make a nomination, but self-nominations are not permitted.

Past Awardees

Please review the criteria for each program prior to downloading the nomination form.  

Creative Arts

This award is intended to recognize excellence in discovery in the creative arts by faculty in the College of Liberal Arts.  Scholarly excellence is defined in terms of the productivity, quality of scholarship, disciplinary and interdisciplinary recognition, and impact of the scholarly work being evaluated.

Excellence for the Creative Arts Criteria

Humanities

This award is intended to recognize excellence in discovery in the humanities by faculty in the College of Liberal Arts.  Scholarly excellence is defined in terms of the productivity, quality of scholarship, disciplinary and interdisplinary recognition, and impact of the scholarly work being evaluated.

Excellence for the Humanities Criteria

Social Sciences

This award is intended to recognize excellence in discovery in the social sciences by faculty in the College of Liberal Arts.  Scholarly excellence is defined in terms of the productivity, quality of scholarship, disciplinary and interdisciplinary recognition, and impact of scholarly work being evaluated.

Excellence for the Social Sciences Criteria

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