Richard and Eleanor Towner Prize for Outstanding Ph.D. Research Nomination Form
This is a college-level competition across departments for Ph.D. graduate students who are on track to receive their degree between May 2017-December 2017. It is intended to highlight the innovation and creativity demonstrated by our Ph.D. students, and will reward their outstanding research achievements. Departments may each present up to two graduate students for this award. Candidates must present a poster at the Engineering Graduate Symposium (11/11/16) and submit additional materials. A panel will select three student winners for this award.
Eligibility Criteria and Selection of Candidates:
*Criteria for the award: Creativity, innovation, impact on society, and achievement.
*Students must be on track to receive their Ph.D. degree between May 2017-December 2017.
NOTE: Candidates must submit an abstract (due 9/30) and poster (due 10/14) for the Engineering Graduate Symposium http://gradsymposium.engin.umich.edu/abstract-and-poster-registration/