Western Association of Graduate Schools Thesis Financial Awards
NDSU Graduate School invites students to submit proposals for the Western Association of Graduate Schools thesis financial awards. NDSU is able to submit one nomination for each award for the Western Association of Graduate Schools thesis awards. Interested students should submit their proposals following the guidelines for each award listed below to Dean David Wittrock in the Graduate School, Putnam 106, by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1, 2014.
Council of Graduate Schools--Distinguished Dissertation Awards
The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) offers distinguished dissertation awards in all fields of study. Awards will be presented at the annual CGS meeting in December of each year.
The fields of competition operate on a two-year cycle. For 2014, the fields will be Social Sciences and Mathematics/Physical Sciences/Engineering. For 2015, the fields will be Biological/Life Sciences and Humanities/Fine Arts; for 2016, the cycle will repeat Social Sciences and Mathematics/Physical Sciences/Engineering.
Nomination process, eligibility, and due dates
Nominations are coordinated by the Graduate School.
To be eligible for the 2014 award, the effective date of degree award, or the completion of doctoral degree requirements and dissertation, must fall in the period of July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2014, inclusive.
For more information about award requirements click here.
Due date: All nominations materials must be received at the NDSU Graduate School by July 1, 2014.