Awards

Please note: You must have GPA of 3.5 or greater in your upper division UC Davis coursework to apply for any of the following awards. In addition, you must be in senior standing and will file for graduation by Summer 2017. The deadline to apply for all awards is Wednesday, February 01, 2017. The deadline for recommendations is Friday, February 24, 2017.

2016-2017 Outstanding Performance

Outstanding Performance Citations are given by the college on the basis of: (i) academic excellence and (ii) substantial research activity of sufficient quality conducted with a faculty member for two or more quarters.

2017 Ron and Lydia Baskin Research Award

The Ron and Lydia Baskin Research Award is given to one graduating senior for excellence in research in the biological sciences. There is a preference for research in structural biology. The research may have been carried out in any of the four colleges at UC Davis and the student recipient may come from any of the four colleges. An award of $1,000 and a commemorative medal will be presented to the recipient at the Spring Commencement ceremony.

2017 Undergraduate Student of the Year

Undergraduate Student of the Year is given based on: (i) substantial research activity of sufficient quality conducted with a faculty member for two or more quarters and (ii) substantial campus and community service. The award will be presented to the recipient at the Spring Commencement ceremony.

Candidates for the College Medal and the University Medal will be selected from the applicant pool for all of the above awards.