Now Accepting 2022 Regents' Award Nominations

Aug. 18, 2021

 

The Division of Research is now accepting nominations for the following Regent Awards through September 15, 2021.

The Nevada Regents' Awards for Creative Activities are presented annually to two permanent full-time NSHE faculty members with distinguished records in creative activity. One award will be selected from nominations from UNLV, UNR, and NSC. One award will be selected from nominations from CSN, GBC, TMCC, and WNC. Recipients must be nominated for this honor, which carries a $5,000 stipend. Candidates must have five years of cumulative service in NSHE at the time of the nomination.

The Nevada Regents’ Researcher Awards are presented annually to two permanent NSHE faculty members at UNLV, UNR, NSC, or DRI with a distinguished record in research. Recipients must be nominated for this honor, which carries a $5,000 stipend. 

  • Distinguished Career Researcher candidates must have 10 years of cumulative service in NSHE at the time of the nomination and have overall career/service of at least 20 years in research.
  • Mid-Career Researcher candidates must have five years of cumulative service in NSHE at the time of the nomination and must have career/service of at least five years but less than 20 years in research.

The Nevada Regents’ Rising Researcher Awards are presented annually to four NSHE permanent assistant professors; one from each institution of UNLV, UNR, NSC, and DRI for early-career accomplishments and the potential for advancement and recognition in research. Recipients must be nominated for this honor, which carries a $2,000 stipend. 

Award information and application guidelines can be found online at: 

https://www.unlv.edu/research/awards