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 be found in the Faculty Handbook. 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. Nomination Deadline is Friday, February 19, 2017.