Dean's Club Research Prize application now open

Full-time tenured and tenure-track faculty in the Walker College of Business are invited to submit completed and published research for consideration of one of three financial awards: One prize of $5,000 and two prizes of $2,500.

These awards help support and reward faculty engaged in mission-driven, high impact, and innovative scholarly work. 


Eligibility criteria and submission guidelines can be found here

Award winners will be announced at the 2021 Walker College of Business Sywassink Day of Excellence event.

Applications should include only work that has been published in a peer-reviewed scholarly journal since January 1, 2019. There is a firm application submission deadline of 12:00 p.m. on March 8, 2021.

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About Faculty Research in the Walker College of Business

Walker College of Business faculty produce and disseminate extensive research through both academic and professional communities. In the last five years, faculty members have published approximately 400 peer-reviewed academic journal articles, 130 conference proceedings and made more than 400 conference and professional presentations in 170 different venues. In total, the faculty has produced more than 700 individual intellectual contributions in basic discovery research, more than 400 contributions in applied or integrative research and 240 contributions in teaching and learning research. For more information, visit

About the Dean's Club

The Walker College Dean's Club is an annual giving society designed to benefit our students and faculty while enhancing our academic programs. Contributions from Dean's Club members provide unrestricted support each year for critical needs in the college such as: student scholarships, travel funds for faculty and students to attend course-related conferences and/or visits to corporations, seed money for new programs or opportunities within the college, and resources to bring guest lecturers, such as leaders in business and government, to the classroom. Become a member, or learn more online,

Dean's Club Research Prize application now open
Published: Feb 8, 2021 12:42pm