Student or peer nominated awards to recognize and show appreciation to a faculty member who has mentored one or more undergraduate students in research or scholarship. Nominations are accepted all year and awards may be presented at any point throughout the academic year. Awards are presented by nominator and CURS usually during a class period.
Student nominated award to recognize and show appreciation to one faculty member annually who has shown excellence in mentoring one or more undergraduate students in research or scholarship. Nominations are accepted Feb 15 - March 15. CURS Advisory Committee selects among all nominations. The award, including plaque and funding for research, is presented during Undergraduate Research Week each spring.
Presented to each mentor of our Summer Scholars Program in appreciation for their support and guidance of undergraduate scholarship.
Presented to one CURS Ambassador each Spring for excellent service and commitment to the CURS mission.
Presented to each Student Research Series Presenter in appreciation for sharing scholarly work with the AU community.
Presented to each Summer Scholar for successful completion of the Summer Scholars Program.