Mangum Research Award

Established in honor of Charlotte Preston Mangum, an emeritus member of the Biology Department Faculty and internationally renowned scientist, this award is given to a graduating biology major for excellence in research.

Award: Presentation at Biology Graduation Ceremony

Material to Submit:

1) Thesis title and abstract (submitted by the student, via thesis advisor)

2) Copy of student’s resume, including details about...

  • research and travel grants
  • presentations (incl. name of conference, location, date, etc)
  • publications (full citations)
  • post graduation plans
  • other awards or relevant information
  • GPA/transcript
3) Letters of support from nominating faculty member

*The application should be written by the student in consultation with the faculty advisor. The faculty advisor submits the application and letters of support to the Chair of the Undergraduate Studies Committee; for the 2015-16 academic year, [[opkers,Oliver Kerscher]].