Graduate School is pleased to announce that up to six
outstanding master’s students will be recognized with the Auburn
University Graduate School’s Master’s Thesis Awards.
The application process, selection criteria, and award
categories are modeled after the Conference of Southern Graduate
Schools’ Master’s Thesis Awards, so that selected award-winners from
Auburn may also be nominated for these regional awards at the
Thus the fields of competition for 2022 will be Social Sciences, Business, Education, and Life Sciences.
Winners of the award will be recognized at the
Graduate School’s annual awards ceremony with an honorarium of $250 and
a citation. Upon the recommendation of the Awards Committee, the
Graduate School may nominate winners of the awards for the Conference of
Southern Graduate Schools’ Master’s Thesis Awards.
Each college/school is invited to select and nominate up to three
students (in each award category as appropriate) for the Graduate School
awards. If a college/school nominates more than three students in any
one category, the Graduate School will contact one of the unit's
associate deans (or another designee) to downselect the top three
The deadline for submission to the Graduate School is
July 30. If this date falls over a weekend or holiday, submissions are due by 8:00 am CT on the next business day.
For more information, contact
Dr. Maria Witte in the Graduate School at
Last modified: July 19, 2022