Awards and Honors

Sep 12, 2017

Nominations Open for Honorary Degrees

At NC State, honorary degrees recognize individuals whose achievements are extraordinary and have lasting distinction. Usual degree requirements for an academic degree are waived to bestow honors on those who have made exceptional contributions to a specific field or to […]

Sep 7, 2017

Investing in Ideas

Five promising projects in a diverse range of fields will receive support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund, which helps NC State researchers move their inventions into the marketplace.

Aug 5, 2017

From Planetary to Microscopic: 2017 Research Image Contest Winners

From a map of Mars to the microscopic surface of a leaf that only looks like an alien landscape, see the NC State Research Image Contest winners.

Jul 14, 2017

Five Projects Receive Support from Chancellor’s Innovation Fund

Five promising NC State projects will receive support from the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund to help them move their inventions into the marketplace.

Jun 21, 2017

NC State Jumps to No. 80 Worldwide for U.S. Patents

NC State jumped from No. 97 to No. 80 in the latest worldwide university rankings for U.S. utility patents.

Jun 16, 2017

12 Receive Awards for Excellence

Staff members from across NC State are recognized for exemplary service. Meet this year’s winners of the University Awards for Excellence.

Jun 1, 2017

NC State Makes Top 25 for Technology Transfer

NC State ranks No. 25 among the 200 research institutions studied in the Milken Institute’s latest listing of best universities for technology transfer.

May 23, 2017

Libraries Receive Visualization Grant

NC State has been awarded a $414,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the advancement of tools and techniques for developing and sharing large-scale visual content for research. Entitled “Visualizing Digital Scholarship in Libraries and Learning Spaces,” the project aims to continue the NCSU Libraries’ pioneering work with large-scale, research visualization technologies.

May 5, 2017

NC State Honors Outstanding Faculty

NC State recognized 28 faculty members for their dedication to teaching, learning, research and service during the 2017 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 2. The annual event honors faculty who have won prestigious state, national and international awards and created new knowledge and advancements in their respective disciplines.

May 4, 2017

2017 University Awards for Excellence – Provost’s Unit

The Provost’s Office recognized exceptional staff members at the 2017 Provost’s Unit Awards for Excellence on April 24. The University Awards for Excellence represent the highest honor NC State bestows on non-faculty members.