Unidel Distinguished Graduate Scholar Awards: Early Deadline

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The Graduate College invites nominations for the Unidel Distinguished Graduate Scholars Award, designated for students newly admitted to doctoral programs for Fall 2024 entry. 


This is the premier award offered to doctoral students by the University of Delaware. It is used to 1) recruit exceptional doctoral students from diverse backgrounds and training to UD, and 2) provide matriculated students with intellectual and professional experiences that foster the development of disciplinary and community leaders. These awards are highly competitive and are selected by a faculty review committee. 




Early nomination deadline for new awards:  January 23, 2024 at Noon 

  •     Decisions to be announced by February 19, 2024 
  •     Up to half of available offers to be made based on these nominations 


Final nomination deadline for new awards:  February 23, 2024 at Noon 

  •     Decisions to be announced by March 22, 2024 

  •     Nominees not selected in early nomination period will be considered again 

Tuesday, January 23, 2024 at 12:00am to 12:00pm

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