Awards & Recognition

2021 call for Distinguished Mentor Award nominees

The deadline for submitting nominations is February 12, 2021. 


$1.1M to research STEM-positive identities of and with refugee teens

The NSF grant will fund “Investigating the development of STEM-positive identities of refugee teens in a physics out-of-school time experience,” a first-of-its-kind project.


Apply now for a Global Learning Across the Disciplines grant

Apply for a $10,000 Global Learning Across Disciplines (GLAD) offers grants to help faculty integrate global learning in courses and curricula.


Nominations open for Faculty & Staff Excellence in Global Engagement Awards

The Office for Global Engagement is seeking nominations to recognize faculty and staff who have made long-term and exemplary contributions to advance internationalization at the U.


U earns gold in sustainability assessment

Only 143 institutions boast a STARS Gold rating or better.


Nominations open for career impact awards

The Career & Professional Development Center is calling for nominations for its annual Career Impact Awards.


2021 Ivory Prize nominations open

Call for nominations for the 2021 Ivory Prize for Excellence in Student Leadership.


The future of good trouble

Congratulations to the 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Youth Leadership Award recipients.


Carsten Rott appointed to Jack W. Keuffel Memorial Chair

Rott, who looks for signatures of dark matter with high-energy neutrinos, joins the Department of Physics & Astronomy through December 2025.  


Top stories of 2020: History made at the University of Utah

The U welcomes its largest, most diverse freshman class and sets a record-high enrollment.