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Division of Public Relations and Marketing Communications
Nova Southeastern University
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

(954) 262-5353
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Nominations open for Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award, Last day to Submit Sept. 20

The Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award is now accepting nominations. Please view the nomination information below, and at this link.

http://www.nova.edu/cwis/vpaa/provost-award.html 

 Purpose of the Award

To recognize demonstrated achievement in research and scholarship by an NSU faculty member.

Description of Award

Research and scholarship are two of NSU’s core values. The Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award (PRSA) recognizes innovative and sustained activities in scholarly pursuits in support of NSU’s mission to foster intellectual inquiry, academic excellence, research, and a dynamic learning environment. Excellence in faculty research and scholarship enhances education, patient care, and public service, and develops superior scholarship. This annual award recognizes distinguished accomplishments in the pursuit of research and scholarly activities across the academic disciplines.

Award Criteria

  1. Exemplifies excellence in research and scholarship
  2. Significant contributions to the field of study
  3. Successful external funding record
  4. Externally recognized in the field
  5. Awards/Service to professional organizations
  6. Provides mentoring support to other faculty
  7. Teaching/Learning
  8. Publications

Eligibility

Current NSU faculty members are eligible to apply, including previous PRSA applicants and finalists. Previous PRSA winners are not eligible to apply. For self-nominations, a letter of support from an NSU faculty member or dean is required.

Nomination Process

In order to be considered, please complete and successfully submit the Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award Nomination Form by 5:00 p.m., September 20, 2013, EST.

No late submissions will be accepted.

Award Process

All successfully submitted application forms will receive email confirmation. The Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award Council will review applications, select finalists, and submit recommendations to the Provost if one has been appointed, or if not, to President Hanbury for final selection final decision.

The winner of the Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award will be announced at the FY 2013 External Funding Recognition Reception held on October 16, 2013. All nominators and nominees will be invited to that event.

Key Dates

Application Deadline: September 20, 2013, by 5:00 p.m. EST

Award Announcement: October 16, 2013, at the FY 2013 External Funding Recognition Reception

Questions

Please contact Roxana Ross