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The Howard B. Palmer Faculty Mentoring Award

The Howard B. Palmer Mentoring Award was established in 1991 in honor of Dr. Howard Palmer who served as senior associate dean of the Graduate School from 1985 to 1991. The award of $2,500 (minimum) and a certificate are presented to a full-time faculty member who demonstrates "effective mentoring through guiding and nurturing the collegial and professional development of junior faculty."

Application forms (PDF)

Applications are also available in the Office of Graduate Fellowships and Awards Administration, 205 Kern Graduate Building. You may need to download a free copy of the Adobe Acrobat Reader plug-in to view the online forms.



  • Peggy A. Johnson (Civil Engineering, College of Engineering )


Previous Howard B. Palmer Mentoring Award Recipients

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