The doctorate signifies the highest level of academic accomplishment in a given field. The Dissertation Prize of $1000 is awarded annually by the Office of Graduate and Professional Education for the outstanding dissertation. Recent award winners include:
Complete details of the Dissertation Prize, including nomination instructions.
The Office of Graduate and Professional Education invites nominations from the University Community to honor faculty members whose dedication to graduate students and commitment to excellence in graduate training have made a significant contribution to the quality of life and professional development of graduate students at the University of Delaware. All currently enrolled UD graduate students, graduate student groups, and graduate alumni may nominate candidates for the award.
The sole criterion for these awards is outstanding advising and mentoring. Please click for complete details on the prize and nomination instructions.