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QCNR Award Summary

S.J. & Jessie E. Quinney College of Natural Resources Award Information

This information details the QCNR selection and nomination process. Some of the recipients of these awards serve as the nominees for university level awards. 

The recipients from the past five years will not be eligible for the same award. 

Address any questions and concerns about these awards to the Dean's Office, 435.797.0516.

 

QCNR Faculty and Staff Awards

QCNR Award Info

Who is eligible

Who can nominate

QCNR Teacher of the Year* Faculty who meet criteria Students, faculty, staff
QCNR Undergraduate Faculty Mentor of the Year* Faculty Students, faculty
QCNR Faculty Researcher of the Year* Research faculty Department heads
QCNR Faculty University Service Award * Faculty Students, faculty, staff
QCNR Employee of the Year Support Staff Students, faculty, staff
QCNR Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year* Faculty who have supported or
mentored undergraduate research
Students, faculty 
Graduate Mentor of the Year*
Note: This is a university wide award. Nominations must be submitted directly to the USU Office of Research and Graduate Studies.
Faculty who mentor graduate students

One nomination per department

QCNR Graduate Awards

QCNR Award Info

Who is eligible

Who can nominate

QCNR Doctoral Student Researcher of the Year* Doctoral Students Faculty
QCNR Master's Student Researcher of the Year* Master's Students Faculty 
QCNR Graduate Student Teacher of the Year Graduate TA's & instructors  Students, faculty

QCNR Undergraduate Awards

QCNR Award Info

Who is eligible

Who can nominate

QCNR Scholar of the Year* Graduating senior (fall or spring) Students, faculty
QCNR Undergraduate Researcher of the Year* Undergraduate participating in research Students, faculty
QCNR Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Fellow Undergraduate participating in UTF program Instructors supervising a UTF 
QCNR Outstanding Senior Graduating senior (fall or spring) Department heads
Jardine Juniper Award Graduating senior (fall or spring) Undergraduate students
QCNR Legacy of Utah State Award* Undergraduate and graduate students Students, faculty, staff

*Recipients serve as the QCNR nominees for university level awards.