Annual Graduate Student Recognition Celebration
The Graduate Student Recognition Celebration, which began in 1999, recognizes students who receive prestigious fellowships and awards. These honorees are making a significant contribution to the mission of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in a wide variety of fields of study.
The event is held each year in April, beginning with research poster presentations at 3 p.m., followed by the awards ceremony at 4 p.m. and a reception directly following the ceremony.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
3:00 p.m. — 6:00 p.m.
Alumni Hall in the George Watts Hill Alumni Center
The honorees include the following:
- GEAB Impact Awards
- Excellence In Graduate Student Services Award
- Boka W. Hadzija Award for Distinguished Service
- Dean's Award for Significant Contributions to Graduate Education
- Dean's Distinguished Dissertation Award
- The GPSF Graduate Student Awards For Excellence In Mentorship
- Graduate School Leadership Development Scholars
- Carolina Center for Public Service Community Engagement Fellows
- Tanner Awards For Excellence In Undergraduate Teaching By Graduate Teaching Assistants
- GPSF UNC Academic Research Conference Honorees
- Honor Society Inductees
- Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society, Inductees
- Frank Porter Graham Graduate And Professional Student Honor Society Inductees
- The Order Of The Golden Fleece Inductees
- Prestigious External Fellowships and Awards