Awards

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2017 UC Chapter of Sigma Xi Annual Awards Now Accepting Nominations /Applications. The UC Chapter of of Sigma Xi is now accpeting nominations and applications for the following awards. For questions , please contact Awards Committee Chair Prof. Margaret Hanson.

2017 Sigma Xi Young Investigator Award

The UC Chapter of Sigma Xi is pleased to recieve nominations for the 2017 Sigma Xi Young Investigator Award. This annual award , presented in conjuction with the Office of the Vice President for Research, recognizes a junior faculty member at UC for their early career distinguished research accomplished in a filed of scince or engineering appropiriate to Sigma Xi. Thisaward is made possible by the Violet M. Diller endowment for the UC Chapter of Sigma Xi and the Office of the Vice President for Research.

Deadline for nominations is Friday January 20,2017.

Download Nomination form:

Questions should be directed to Prof. Margaret Hanson at margaret.hanson@uc.edu, Awards Committee for the UC Sigma Xi Chapter.

2017 Sigma Xi Student GIAR Award

The UC Sigma Xi chapter is pleased to accept applications form full time matriculated undergraduate and graduate students for Grants-in-Aid of Research awards in all areas of science and engineering . Three $3,000 awards will be made. Students may use the funds for travel expenses to anf from a research site, to present research results at a national science or engineering meeting, or for purchase of consumables research materials and supplies or non-standard labrotory equipment nessecary to complete a specific research project. Funds may not be used for stipends or salry . These grant awards are made possible by the Violet M. Diller Endowment to the UC Chapter of Sigma Xi and the Office of the Vice President for Research.

Deadlines for applications is Friday January 20, 2017.

Download Nomination form:

Questions should be directed to Prof. Margaret Hanson at margaret.hanson@uc.edu, Awards Committee for the UC Sigma Xi Chapter.

2017 Sigma Xi Outreach Award

The UC Sigma Xi chapter of the National Sigma Xi (Honorary)Scientific Research Society is now accepting nominations for the UC Sigma Xi Excellence in Outreach Award.This new award for 2017 will honor an outstanding graduate student or post-doc who instills in K-12 or the greater community an and understanding about the sciences (biology, chemistry, physics, ethics in scince, etc.), mathmatics, engineering or technology. This award is made possible by the Violet M. Diller Endowment to the UC Chapter of Sigma Xi.

Deadline for applications is Friday January 20, 2017.

Download Nomination form:

Questions should be directed to Prof. Margaret Hanson at margaret.hanson@uc.edu, Awards Committee for the UC Sigma Xi Chapter.