Kirwan Faculty Research and Scholarship Prize
Former University of Maryland President William E. Kirwan and Patricia Kirwan generously established a fund to support the Kirwan Faculty Research and Scholarship Prize. This annual prize recognizes a faculty member for a highly significant work of research, scholarship, or artistic creativity completed in the recent past. The prize can be awarded for a publication, an invention, a performance, or any other activity within the faculty member’s academic discipline. The prize carries an honorarium of $5,000 and is awarded at the Fall Convocation.
Information about the Kirwan Faculty Research and Scholarship Prize can also be found in the Faculty Affairs website. Complete award guidelines are below.
Eligibility: All current full-time tenure-track or tenured faculty are eligible.
Nomination Process: Nominations should be sent by email to Kirwanfirstname.lastname@example.org.