We feel it's important to celebrate the accomplishments of our graduate students who go above and beyond to pave the path for a better tomorrow, accomplishing exemplary displays of ability, brightness, and determination. That's why we offer a variety of awards and recognition.
Honors the outstanding work of UNMC students who have received national or international recognition.
Presented once a year to recognize the most exceptional graduate student, based on excellence in multiple areas or excellence overall.
PhD students receive this honor for unmatched creativity and ingenuity in completing doctoral dissertation research requirements.
Graduate students are rewarded by documenting time spent in important, career-advancing opportunities outside of the laboratory or classroom.