Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

External Awards

For information on awards and honors from the National Academies Research Council visit their website. Award categories are broken down into 4 areas (downloadable into excel spreadsheets): arts and humanities, social sciences, physical sciences and life sciences.

You will also find additional information on external awards at the links listed below:

The awards links below go directly to the web sites of each organization or agency which should include complete information on application or nomination procedures and deadlines if applicable. The Top American Research Universities is an annual report published by the Center for Measuring University Performance (MUP).


·         American Academy in Rome (AAU) 

·         American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAU)

·         American Antiquarian Society Fellowships (AAU) 

·         American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellows (TARU) 

·         American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellows (AAU)

·         American School of Classical Studies in Athens Fellowships (AAU) 

·         Beckman Young Investigators  (TARU)

·         Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards (TARU) 

Career Awards for Medical Scientists

Career Awards at the Scientific Interface 

·         Cottrell Scholars (TARU) 

·         Fields Medal (AAU) 

·         Fulbright American Scholars (TARU) 

·         Getty Scholars in Residence (TARU) 

·         Guggenheim Fellows (TARU) 

·         Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators (TARU) 

·         Lasker Medical Research Awards (TARU) 

·         MacArthur Foundation Fellows (TARU) 

·         Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Distinguished Achievement Awards (TARU) 

·         National Academy of Education (AAU) 

·         National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellows (TARU) 

·         National Humanities Center Fellows (TARU) 

·         National Institutes of Health (NIH) MERIT (R37) (TARU) 

·         National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology (TARU)

·         Nobel Prize (AAU) 

·         NSF CAREER Awards (TARU)

·         Newberry Library Long-term Fellows ( TARU) 

·         Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences (TARU) 

·         Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) (TARU) 

·         Residency at the Center for Advanced Studies in Visual Arts (AAU) 

·         Residency at the Institute for Advanced Study (AAU) 

·         Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellows (TARU) 

·         Searle Scholars Program (TARU) 

·         Sloan Research Fellows (TARU)  

·         Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Fellows (TARU)

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