Agricultural Research Foundation: Faculty Research Assistant/Associate Award


To recognize outstanding and exceptional service by Faculty Research Assistants/Associates within the College of Agricultural Science at Oregon State University


Up to two recipients will be selected. Each recipient will receive a cash award of $1,000 and a plaque.


The nominees must be a member of research faculty within the College of Agricultural Sciences and hold the rank of Faculty Research Assistant, Senior Faculty Research Assistant, or Faculty Research Associate. At the time of nomination, the nominees must have a minimum of three years of service within the College of Agricultural Sciences.


Evaluations will be based on the following criteria:

  • Job performance and innovation - as it exceeds normal expectations.
  • Willingness to accept new responsibilities.
  • Peer recognition.
  • Evidence of continued professional growth and development.
  • Involvement in University-related outside activities.


In addition to the base nomination materials required for all awards, nomination packets must also include:

  1. Professional resume.
  2. Position description.


This award is sponsored by the Agricultural Research Foundation.

Registry of Award Winners