Each year, TrUE recognizes outstanding TTU undergraduate students and exceptional faculty mentors for their exemplary performance and dedication to undergraduate research and creative activities. The recipients are honored at the conclusion of the TTU Undergraduate Research Conference.
Award Eligibility Requirements
Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher (OUR) Award. Eligible students must be:
- currently enrolled at Texas Tech University at the time of nomination
- a full-time undergraduate student at the time of nomination
- either currently at the time of nomination or within the last year, have completed an undergraduate research or creative activity under the supervision of a TTU or TTUHSC faculty member
Outstanding Faculty Mentor (OFM) Award. Eligible faculty members must be:
- employed as a faculty member at TTU or TTUHSC at the time of nomination
- either presently or within the last year, have served as a faculty mentor for a TTU undergraduate research or creative activity project
- nominated by a current or recently graduated (within one year of the date of nomination) TTU undergraduate student
Nomniations for 2023-2024 OFM/OUR will open Spring 2024!