Outstanding Honors Thesis Award Requirements

Outstanding Honors Thesis Award

The department annually recognizes a Department of Biology undergraduate major in the Honors Program who has the best Honors Thesis.


Not open for applications; the department asks faculty members to nominate Department of Biology undergraduates who are writing exemplary Honors Theses.

Nomination and submission of student's honors thesis (or draft) deadline is April 3.

Recommendations and nominations

Department of Biology faculty and postdoc fellows will be emailed a link to a web page where they may upload their recommendation letters. Non-departmental science faculty and science postdocs should contact the Department of Biology’s undergraduate advising office for assistance.

Student awards ceremony

Recipients of this award will be recognized at a student awards ceremony to be held on Friday, April 29, 2022, at 3:30 p.m. in Biology Bldg. A100.