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Awards & Recognition

Graduate Fellows

Over one hundred of the University of Oklahoma's finest graduate students receive funding for their degree programs through OU's prestigious fellowship awards. These fellowships are funded through generous contributions from private donors, sponsoring corporations, the federal government, the OU Foundation, and various OU colleges and departments.

Provost's Awards

The Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost awards outstanding graduate assistants who teach at OU with the Graduate Teaching Assistant Award and the Provost’s Certificate of Distinction for Outstanding Graduate Assistant Teaching.

The Provost honors three exceptional doctoral dissertations with the annual Dissertation Awards. One dissertation from each of from the following fields is chosen: Social Sciences, Education and the Professions; Science and Engineering; Humanities and Fine Arts.

The newest award offered by the Provost is the Nancy L. Mergler Dissertation Completion Fellowship for Ph.D. candidates in the final phases of dissertation writing.

Student Research & Creativity Day Winners

Congratulations to the winners of Student Research and Creativity Day 2017! With over 45 graduate entries, the 2017 SRCD was a huge success showcasing a broad range of graduate research.