The University of Kansas is seeking nominations for the annual
Higuchi—KU Endowment Research Achievement Awards. Late Distinguished Professor Takeru Higuchi and his wife, Aya, along with KUEA created four awards to recognize individuals for their accomplishments in research, scholarship, and creative activity. Faculty from
any Kansas Regents institution are eligible. Winners receive $10,000 in support of research activities.
- The Balfour Jeffrey Research Award in the field of the Humanities and Social Sciences
- The Olin Petefish Research Award in the field of Basic Sciences
- The Dolph Simons Research Award in the field of Biomedical Sciences
- The Irvin Youngberg Research Award in the field of Applied Sciences
Nominations are confidential. Deadline is
May 1, 2019.