Awards and Honors

Oct 26, 2017

New Fund Supports Research Outside the Lab

A collaboration between the Provost’s Office and the Office of Research, Innovation and Economic Development enables NC State to close a gap in research funding and support innovative work in multiple disciplines.

Oct 16, 2017

Top Innovator, Entrepreneurs Honored

Chancellor Randy Woodson honors some of NC State’s most prolific and accomplished researchers for their groundbreaking work. See the full list of honorees from this year’s Celebration of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Oct 3, 2017

Olby Receives Largest Endowed Chair in NC State History

Natasha Olby, a professor of neurology and neurosurgery in the College of Veterinary Medicine, was recently presented with the largest endowed chair in NC State history.

Oct 2, 2017

Nominations for Faculty Awards Sought

Nominate an outstanding faculty member for recognition at the university or system level. Check out a list of upcoming nomination opportunities, including deadlines and details about numerous awards.

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.