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Distinguished Scholarly & Creative Research (DSCR) Awards 


Nominations Due October 15th at 5:00pm

The Distinguished Scholarly & Creative Research Award recognizes outstanding achievements in scholarly and creative research by University of Utah tenured faculty and provides up to three grants for research and creative pursuits. Nominations are recieved once a year for this award. The next nominiation cycle will open September 3, 2019. 

Eligibility Criteria

Only tenured faculty who have held an appointment with the University of Utah for a minimum of eight years are eligible to receive this award. Nominations may be made by any faculty member, department or college within the University.

Nominees will remain in the nomination pool for three years. If a nominee does not receive an award within three years, a two year waiting period must pass before they can be re-nominated.

Nominees are evaluated on the significance and quality of their career research and the overall creative and distinctive impact their work has provided to their field, as well as to the improvement and enrichment of the human condition. 

Last Updated: 1/8/19