American Association of University Professors
University of Delaware Chapter

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Student Award
Previous Recipients

AAUP Undergraduate Student Award

Each year, the American Association of University Professors presents two Undergraduate Students Awards to outstanding seniors who plan to attend graduate school in preparation for an academic career in university or college teaching or research.  Each award is $2,000 and is to be used to defer expenses related to graduate school.  to be eligible for consideration, the student must:

  • Be in his or her senior year,
  • have demonstrated outstanding academic work,
  • Have exhibited a high level of involvement in campus life,
  • Have a commitment to a career in teaching and research in higher education,
  • Have applied to graduate school, and
  • Have completed the application form and submitted three letters of recommendation.
Award recipients are announced on Honors Day each year.

Applications are sought in January of each year and can be obtained by contacting the AAUP office at 831-2292 or by downloading the Application Form and Evaluation Report.

Previous Award Recipients

Year Name
2012 Joey Kim
2012 Brennen Robinson
2011 Dariusz Murakowski
2011 Samantha Penta
2010 Matthew Churgin
2010 Brittany Scott
2009 Mark T. Sausen
2009 Jeffrey Bosco
2008 Patrick Knerr
2008 Rosie Seagraves
2008 Joshua Selekman
2007 Kristen L. Geaman
2007 Jason A. Peiffer
2006 Vivek P. Patel
2006 Liang-I Kang
2005 Jennifer H. Adams
2005 Christine M. Tate
2004 Jennifer Hicks
2004 James Sarakatsannis
2003 Amanda Eaton
2003 Erwin C. Peunte
2002 Michael E. Picolleli
2001 Matthew P. Huenerfauth
2000 Thomas Pellathy
1999 Sujata K. Khatia



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