Faculty Awards and Recognition
Faculty awards are an important component of faculty development and advancement. Awards can be beneficial to faculty at all stages of their career. Both internal and external recognition can increase visibility for new research opportunities or provide deserving acknowledgment for career achievements and contributions to the field.
NC State sponsors a wide range of awards and honors managed by the Office of Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, and other units.
Awards Support and Resources
There are many awards that faculty members can apply to help further advance their careers.
External awards increase visibility for new research and highlight faculty career achievements and contributions to the field.
Honorary Doctoral Degrees
Honorary Doctoral Degrees granted by NC State recognize individuals whose achievements are extraordinary and have lasting distinction.
Awards in the News See All Award News
Sep 17, 2019
Nominations for 2019-20 Faculty Awards Sought
Nominations are now open for seven awards for NC State faculty members.
Sep 17, 2019
Make an Honorary Degree Nomination
When NC State grants a degree, it opens up countless doors for students to Think and Do around the world. When the university bestows an honorary degree, it helps the university community gain inspiration for personal and professional growth.
Aug 30, 2019
Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Helps Turn NC State Research into Real-World Solutions
Six projects will receive support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund this year, a pivotal tool for helping promising NC State research reach its market potential. The work of this year’s CIF awardees ranges from a novel technique for infusing coffee into foods to groundbreaking developments in disease treatment.